The Friends of St. Peter's Berkhamsted

Friends of St Peter's, Great Berkhamsted

Supporting the work of maintaining and enhancing St Peter's Church and the churchyards that belong to it.

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Chilterns Heritage Festival: Storytelling Performance & Workshop 1

21
Sep
Saturday 21st September 2019 at 11:00am
 £8 – £17

A family-friendly workshop suitable for children ages 7 to 14 with under-12s supervised by an adult.

Join storyteller Eleanor Buchan as she leads you on a journey into the mysterious, intriguing and downright scandalous true stories hidden beneath the headstones of Rectory Lane Cemetery, Berkhamsted. At this family friendly workshop you will not only experience an intimate, promenade performance woven through the gravestones, but you’ll also have a chance to go behind the scenes of the story-making process and to find out how history can be re-made through live performance.

The morning performance will be accompanied by a workshop entitled ‘Inhabiting History’: a crash-course introduction to storytelling suitable for children aged 7-14 and adults with a strong sense of play. Through active games, word-play and a guided adventure around the gravestones of the cemetery, participants will learn the skills to dive into their imaginations and dream up stories inspired by the landscape they see around them. A workshop for all budding storytellers.

Presented as part of the 2019 Chilterns Heritage Festival

 


 

Details

Date:
Saturday 21st September 2019
Time:
11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Cost:
£8 – £17

Further information

Organiser:
Kate Campbell
Phone:
07866 024254
Email:
Campbellkate01@gmail.com

Venue

Rectory Lane Cemetery
Rectory Lane
Berkhamsted, HP4 2BT United Kingdom

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