Upcoming Events

Associate Artist and award winning actress Michele O’Brien shares her relationship with Gena in this funny, tender, heart-felt performance drawn from workshops across the area. This show is directed by Katherina Radeva. View Flyer Wednesday 8th March 2017 @ 8pm Venue: Sherling Studio, Lighthouse, Poole BH15 1UGTicket Box Office: 01202 280000Before the show there will be a display of photos…
Tuesday, 08 November 2016 10:01

Celebrating Shakespeare 2016

Another of my two great passions brought together. The Bard and bringing interactive and child-led storytelling to the under 5's. I love the disciplines of Vivian Gussin Paley, fantasy play and the Reggio Emilia Approach from Italy http://www.aneverydaystory.com/beginners-guide-to-reggio-emilia/main-principles/ I have been very pleased to be commissioned by the Society of Chief Librarians and partners, to provide storytelling for under 5's in…
I always enjoy working with the team at Wimborne Community Theatre and the Priests House Museum in Wimborne, Dorset. I have been collaborating with Tony and Gill Horitz for nearly 20 years and their work is always engaging and relevant, wanting to add to our understanding of culture, history and heritage. 'Tommy's Sisters' is a welcome chance to work on…
Thursday, 15 September 2016 13:16

Halloween Special with Granny Cousins

Award Winning! Now in its 18th Year. Halloween walks coming in October... 29th October 7pm Dress up as your favourite spooky character and join in the fun... Bring torches too... Local Victorian character Granny Cousins and her sidekick 'Red' will take you on an entertaining and informative evening walk telling you about some of the people that have lived, worked…
Wednesday, 14 September 2016 11:09

10 October Shelley Theatre Mothers & Daughters

The culimination of the first stage of Mothers and Daughters: 'I'm GladI Asked' at the Shelley Theatre in Bournemouth as part of the Bournemouth Arts by the Sea Festival. I have been working with local artist Denise Poote on workshops around Dorset collecting stories and images from Mothers and Daughters. An exhibition and installations will be on display from 7.00pm…
Medieval Storytelling at Corfe We're so enjoying meddling with Medieval Dorset and the close links with Normandie. Working Colin Phillimore (le Jongleur) and writer/deviser Alice Flynn and digging deep (!) into the detritus at Corfe Castles everyday business and especially the Garderobe (or the toilet to you and me).  I find it so animating to be presented with the challenges…
Michele's latest project at Kingston Lacy House in Wimborne a promenade of the house and its grounds as Anne Frances Bankes sister of Willianm John Bankes. Saturdays and Sundays. July and August 2016. No Booking required. Performances at 11.00am and 1.00pm (assemble in the Rose Garden. Web: http://bit.ly/29YIDdO  FB: http://bit.ly/2a95dC1  Twitter: @NTKingstonLacy
Thursday, 21 April 2016 09:09

Ghost Walk of Old Poole Town 2016

Award Winning! Now in its 18th Year. Every Wednesday between Wednesday 27th July and August 24th. And Bank Holiday Monday 29th August. Local Victorian character Granny Cousins and her sidekick 'Red' will take you on an entertaining and informative evening walk telling you about some of the people that have lived, worked and....haunted this ancient fishing port. “Brilliant walk this…
Thursday, 03 September 2015 12:26

Ghost Walk of Old Poole Town for Halloween

Granny Cousins Ghost Walk of Old Poole Town for Halloween Tuesday 27th @ 7pm - booking details on eventbrite.Thursday 29th @ 8pm for a much spookier late night walk - booking details on eventbrite. Poole Museum are running a late night on Friday 30th October and I will be walking at 6pm to complement the museum opening - booking details on…
Saturday, 12 July 2014 10:00

Poppy Fields Workshop Dolphin Centre

Join Hazel and I as we aim to make 100,000 poppies to remember WW1.