Past Events

Merfolk Tales

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Wendy Shearer - telling Merfolk Tales

  A fantastic evening telling Merfolk tales from Trinidad for the William Morris Gallery.  Inspired by their ‘Works In Progress’ exhibition, the gallery asked Wendy to share stories of the magical sea creatures and discuss the Caribbean folklore included in her new books which will be published in 2021: Caribbean Folktales and African and Caribbean […]

Caribbean Folktales

Bold, Brave, Chilling Stories

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Word Spun Last night’s Word Spun event was superbly hosted by Hannah Brailsford from Spinning Yarns Theatre. I was thrilled to be asked to take part and join 4 other marvelous female storytellers sharing stories of bold ladies and brave girls. Hannah Need, Pyn Stockman, Su Squire, and Suzanne Arnold told stories with bloody endings, […]

Past Events

British Museum

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Wendy Shearer storytelling at the British Museum

Wendy Shearer performing Greek myths from Homer’s ‘Iliad’ and ‘The Odyssey’.  There were over 200 people attending each day during half term to listen and join in with her storytelling at The British Museum.  These sessions were part of the ‘Troy: Myth or Reality’ exhibition.