Tale of Lands beyond the Arctic Circle
Winter Tales at St Mary's Heritage Centre, Gateshead, until Christmas Eve BEHIND dark curtains in the former church, where floor space is lined with seats and scattered cushions, we watch as a moon starts to rise to a starry sky and, to the toe-tapping sound of fiddle-playing, a snow rabbit slowly awakens.
Then what a treat the next hour or so of theatre turns out to be.
I can't remember when I last sat and listened to a storyteller (I was probably about six) and had forgotten the simple pleasure of the traditional art form.
Simple, but it's clever stuff with expert storyteller Pascale Konyn here constantly on the move, holding our attention as she whisks …
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Publication information: Article title: Tale of Lands beyond the Arctic Circle. Contributors: Not available. Newspaper title: The Journal (Newcastle, England). Publication date: December 20, 2012. Page number: 37. © 2009 MGN Ltd. COPYRIGHT 2012 Gale Group.
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