Voices from Cornwall - Oct 8th

October 08, 2020

An evening listening to our tellers from two of the clubs in Cornwall. -Strong Words and Liskeard Storytelling Cafe.



Kate Corkery - Oct 22nd

October 22, 2020

Kate Corkery is a professional storyteller, teacher and writer of the recently published ‘Cork Folk Tales’

A native of Cork, she is based in London where her role as Storyteller in Residence at the Irish Cultural Centre won a Fringe First Award in 2009 for “her outstanding work in regenerating the art of storytelling in today’s society”.

She is a founder member of ‘Everyday Magic’- a combined Arts Company, bringing stories, music and art to London schools. She is also one half of the dynamic Irish/Afro Caribbean duo’ Spud and Yam’ with whom she has produced music CDs and inspiring educational resources.

In recent years, Kate has toured far and wide internationally telling stories in Colombia, China, Russia, Chile, Mexico, Peru and Ecuador as well appearing in many European festivals, Norway, Sweden, Denmark, Belgium, The Faroe Islands and Spain.

Kate has been a featured teller at most of Ireland’s best known Storytelling festivals, Cape Clear, Yarn, Derry, Courtmacsherry, Slieve Bloom and Ghost of the Glens an in 2012 her FATE commissioned piece,’ Sweet Shop on the Shore ‘ which you can see her perform next year at the Sneem International and Folklore Festival

Spud and Yam website



Voices from Cornwall. - Oct 29th

October 29, 2020

Voices from Cornwall - special stpories from Lowender Peran Festival