Tailspin: Night of the Storyteller


08:00 PM

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See you for some June japery with the one and only Alys Torrance, Giles Abbott, James Canvin and Miss Maud's Folly! Don't be foolish - get yourself along!


On Thursday 11th June TailSpin presents another pulse-quickening, funny-bone-tickling, imagination-prickling evening of stories and live music.

with Alys Torrance​

From a lighthouse runs a chain to dry land. From a forest tower runs a plaited rope to freedom. But people are more eager to climb in than out. What treasure lies inside that mustn't see the light of day? Bad parenting and fresh fruit and veg in a tale told everywhere sailors come ashore.

Alys is a writer, storyteller and actor. She’s most often found doing comedy, clowning, and improvising, appearing on, and writing for, the stage, TV, and the radio. She tells stories in clubs, schools, at festivals and in theatres. She also runs Story Jam, a monthly storytelling night. Sometimes she is serious.

“a brilliant storyteller” - snipelondon.com
“full of the kind of one liners and silly gaffes that epitomises British humour… avoids clichés with the kind of dazzling nous you’d need to write 1,000 words on Christmas without using the word “yule.” - Evening Standard

"...Top marks for experimentation with bicycle pumps...” - Three Weeks

Plus music from the wonderful MISS MAUD’S FOLLY, all the way from Bristol. From raucous, breakneck-paced gypsy tunes to delicate Spanish lullabies, velvety jazz numbers to lolloping honky-tonk saloon music – Miss Maud’s Folly will be sure to delight and excite.

Plus short stories from James Canvin and Giles Abbott.

Doors at 7pm for a prompt 7.30pm start

TICKETS: £7 on the door. 50p off for cyclists.

To reserve please email Cat at tailspinning@gmail.com.
Reserved tickets which have not been collected by 7.25pm will be sold on the door!

& don't miss our Autumn season. Here are the dates for your diaries!
Thursday 17th September - Clare Muireann Murphy
Thursday 22nd October - Sarah Liisa Wilkinson
Thursday 19th November - Michael Harvey
More info coming soon...

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