Janet Tells Stories

Janet
Tells
Stories

Other Storytelling Performances

Hold Up Death! 

Hold Up Death! 

Death is the one sure thing in life- but most of us avoid talking about it. Yet many cultures have stories about death . “Hold Up Death!” brings these stories together in one narrative- and you will never look at death in quite the same way again!

60 – 90 mins depending on the needs of your programme. 

Magna Carta: Rapture, Revenge and Revolt! 

Magna Carta: Rapture, Revenge and Revolt! 

Stephan Langton sees a future for himself and the woman he loves, until Prince John intervenes. The consequences of that night changes Steven into man determined to change the right of kings and challenge the now King John himself! A story of the Magna Carta that romps through the Surrey landscapes, meets Robin Hood on his holidays, sacred portions of the Holy cross and a love that lasts but never fulfilled. Plus that meeting on the field of Runnymede.  From the 19th century story by Martin Tupper retold with a certain amount of irreverence!

60 mins.

The Fair Maid of Astolat. The forgotten tale of Arthur’s court.

The Fair Maid of Astolat. The forgotten tale of Arthur’s court.

A tale of infidelity, a guilty conscience and the shattering of the innocence of a young woman with dire consequences. 

The story that is the inspiration for the “Lady of Shallott.”

60 mins