Friday 1st, Saturday 2nd, Sunday 3rd : Enchanted Sudeley
Sudeley Castle & Gardens, Winchcombe GL54 5JD
Rounding off half term and Sudeley’s celebration of Brothers Grimm fairytales, Chloë entertains with classics such as Snow White, Rapunzel and Sleeping Beauty … plus walkabout as the Wicked Queen.
👑 Storytelling: 11:30am and 2pm
👑 Enchanted Sudeley runs 26 October to 3 November, opening 10am daily
👑 Trail is included with admission. 10% discount for online booking.
Friday 15th 6:30pm – Story Supper at Roots Coffee Community
69 Alvin Street, Gloucester GL1 3EH
Featuring 2 courses of flavoursome Kenyan and Indian vegan dishes from Sandeep Kan of Indie Veggie, plus Chloë’s Tasty Tales mixing comedy and story. You may bring your own wine etc.
£18pp. Tickets from Roots café 01452 524674 / 528172
Thursday 21st 7pm-9pm Moving Stories Café LAUNCH NIGHT
Café René, off Southgate St, Gloucester GL1 1TP
New FREE pop-up #openmic #storytelling night for adults. Funded by Gloucester Culture Trust Innovation Fund.
🍻 Come and enjoy rattling good yarns, with drink in hand at one of the city’s best known bars.
Hosted by Chloë with new storyteller Jane and poet-scientist Saffy.
🍷 OPEN MIC: You’re welcome to tell old #folktales, true life stories, family or world #history, #sciencefiction and #fantasy – and of course #ghoststories!
🍻 The venue is letting us use the room free of charge so please show your appreciation by buying drinks. And don’t forget the good food.
☔️ We’re sorry that this session is downstairs, thus not wheelchair accessible. Other nights will be.
🍷 Moving Stories Café pops up around #Gloucester on 21 January, 21 February and guess what 21 March.
– Telling a story? You get up to 8 minutes.
– Reading a story? We’re mean and limit you to 4 minutes. We want to encourage freestyle #spokenword. 💫
Saturday 30th – Spectacle of Light at Sudeley Castle
Winchcombe nr. Cheltenham GL54 5JD
First night of this year’s Peter Pan theme. Another breathtakingly beautiful trail of light and sound. Chloë joins the live team of performers and brings a completely new, interactive walkabout character.
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30th Nov, 1 Dec then 6–8 Dec, 12–23 Dec, 27–30 Dec.
What happened in 2018
14th – Mistletoe Tales for Aston & Cote WI, Oxfordshire
What happened in 2017
9th – African stories for academy primary school, Kent
Attended 3 professional development courses in Storytelling + Movement; Storytelling without Voice; Telling Heritage.
What happened in 2016
4th – ScaryTales for Rosebank Care Home
21st – Winter ScaryTales for Thame WI
What happened in 2015
19th – Story session for people living with dementia, Worcester
Thursday 26th 7.30pm Lost Legends of Britain (Festive Edition)
Middleton Cheney Library
Swashbuckling story cabaret with tales ranging from exquisite Scottish love tragedy to King Arthur up to his ockers in snow and trouble. Packed with romance, sharp justice and dark humour. (Library Supporters event)
28th – Festive Dragon Tales: a flying visit from Agent Green the Dragon Whisperer to Richard Pate’s School (Leckhampton) Xmas Fayre.
What happened in 2014
Saturday 1st 7.30pm Hallowe’en ScaryTales Story Supper
Chedworth Farm Shop Café
* This story cabaret show is designed for adults. Nothing blue. Just creepy.
Saturday 22nd 7.15pm A Night of Music & Stories : Wold Tour
Upper Rissington Village Hall, near Bourton on the Water, Gloucestershire
Fundraiser for Cobalt Unit Cheltenham
* WOLD TOUR starts here!
The exquisite Celtic influenced music of Bourton duo Tinkerscuss – sisters Bryony Holden (vocals) and Erin Holden (guitars) – joins forces with Chloë’s verbal jazz. Gorgeous melody and dark laughter to celebrate the nature, magic and mystery of Britain and beyond. Start of our Cotswold tour!
Sunday 30th 12noon-2pm and 3.30pm-5.30pm
Christmas Tea & Tales at Well Walk Tea Room
Cheltenham GL50 3JX
Frolicsome stories of winter and Christmas around the world for adults, older children (10+) and teens with sumptuous afternoon tea served on vintage china.
What happened in 2013
1st Tales from the Dragon Saddle Gloucester City Museum & Art Gallery
Agent Green of top secret DCHQ (Dragon Conservation Headquarters) returns to delight all ages with Dragon Tales and adventure stories
♦ Shows 25 minutes each at 10.30am, 11.30am, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm
2nd Old Swan & Minster Mill at Minster Lovell, Oxfordshire. Agent Green the Dragon Whisperer makes a flying visit to perform at the Fireworks Display
9th ScaryTales Story Supper * SOLD OUT * Lower Swell Village Hall nr Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire. £10 posh sausage ‘n mash supper plus show. Ghostly and ghastly with plenty of giggles… This story cabaret show is designed to entertain adults and is not suitable for under 14s
What happened in 2012
15th – Dragon Tales for Severn View Academy. Agent Green the Dragon Whisperer must park her dragon in the woods, for an evening in the Forest Classroom.
20th – Crackers! for Milton under Wychwood WI.
22nd – Agent Green the Dragon Whisperer visits Great Rissington primary school with Dragon Tales and Masterclass in the Care & Training of Dragons. With instant dragon drawing.
What happened in 2011
Sunday 6th – ARTournament Gloucester Bonfire of the Insanities at New Inn, city centre .Great mix of musicians + singers, actors, comedians + poets trying new stuff. My spot probably 2pm. See FaceBook.
8th – Swindon Youth Literature Festival at Churchfields Academy. ScaryTales and ‘casenotes’ from Agent Green of DCHQ
26th + 27th Cirencester Christmas Market. Agent Green dons her fabulous dragonproof cloak to tell magical winter tales from around the world. Plus stories from the new DRAGON TALES CD + Book.
What happened in 2010
Thursday 11 Nov – Tales of Lust & Chocolate * SOLD OUT * Hidcote Manor NT (Gloucestershire). A pre Christmas treat with stories of wild passion, repressed desire and pure greed. From Cairo to the Caribbean, from chivalry to broken crockery. May contain nutty humour and lightly spiced adult references : age 16+ only
What happened in 2009
3rd – Storytelling for residents of Painswick Retirement Village. Funded by Gloucestershire County Council Libraries & Information Service
5th – Verbal Fireworks in the Forest School at Rodmarton Primary School (Gloucs)
6th- Tales from the Woman In Black Drill Hall, Chepstow. Delectably creepy tales, including a romantic French werewolf
12th – Town Crying for Court Leet, Northleach [Chloë was Town Crier for Northleach 2004-2012]