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Mr Rook’s Speak Easy presents… Cath Little: Castle Arianrhod
Thursday 20th November
Doors at 7pm // Performance from 7:30pm
Castle Arianrhod is a re-imagining of an ancient Welsh myth, a retelling of one of the stories from the Mabinogion. It tells the story of the harm that comes into the world when sister and brother fight. It is a story full of magic and enchantment. Cath Little brings the strange mythic images to life with her words and her song and the music of her lyre.
Where is Castle Arianrhod? It is under the waters of Caernarvon Bay, it is in the spinning circle of the stars above and it is in this gift of a story.
About Cath Little…
Cath Little is a storyteller and singer drawing inspiration from her Irish and English heritage and from her Welsh home land. Cath has a rich sense of the magic of stories and of their ability to connect us to one another, leading gently to a clearer sense of ourselves and our place in the world.
Cath has performed at Beyond the Border International Storytelling Festival, Glastonbury Festival and The BBC Proms Folk Day. She regularly tells stories at The National Museum
About Mr Rook’s….
Mr Rook’s Speak Easy is a new storytelling performance club for Frome, aiming to showcase local performers as well as host tellers from around the UK.
Although vibrant traditions survived in other parts of the British Isles, oral storytelling nearly in England during the last century but was revived in the 1980s. Since then it has been enjoying the same surge in popularity as other spoken-word art forms, and continues to thrive in contemporary performance spaces.
£6 (£3 concessions)
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