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May 2019

The Tangle of the Commons

May 12 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Plough @ St Anne’s, Paternoster Row
Barnstaple, Devon EX31 1BH United Kingdom
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£8 – £10

Out beyond ideas of wrong-doing and right-doing, there is a field. I’ll meet you there. Rumi The Tangle of the Commons tells the story of the British landscape and our relationship with the wild things around us, seen and unseen. Who really owns this place – and what happens if humans push things too far? Here are some of the old…

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June 2019

Oak Mysteries

June 15 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Black A Tor Copse
£25

  Join Dartmoor's Daughter and storyteller Lisa Schneidau on a magical walk to discover the rich and diverse tales of British woodlands. From heroes and heroines to faeries, woodwose and tree spirits, this is a unique opportunity to spend time exploring the folklore and nature of Dartmoor’s wild places. Upland oak woodlands are mysterious places, strewn with granite boulders and…

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Evolving the Forest

June 19 @ 9:00 am - June 21 @ 5:00 pm
Dartington, Dartington Hall
Dartington, Devon TQ9 6EL United Kingdom
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I will be running a session about Ash tree stories and Ash dieback, at this major conference in Dartington. More details here.

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July 2019

SEED festival

July 19 @ 8:00 am - July 21 @ 5:00 pm
Hawkswood College, Painswick Old Rd
Stroud, Gloucestershire GL6 7QW
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I will be bringing The Tangle of the Commons in a shortened version to the SEED festival, and running a workshop on Story and the Land. Join us at this diverse, thought provoking and inspiring festival in the beautiful Gloucestershire countryside. Tickets are available through the SEED festival website, early bird tickets are selling fast!

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August 2019

Sting in the Tale: Leaf, Root and Branch

August 1 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Physick Garden, Wimborne Minster, West Borough
Wimborne, Dorset BH21 1LT United Kingdom
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£4

Join me for a collection of stories about the plants that surround us - in the beautiful setting of the Physick Garden at Wimborne Minster. This performance is part of Wimborne Minster's 'Sting in the Tale' festival. Tickets can be booked here.

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Sting in the Tale: The Tangle of the Commons

August 1 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Walford Mill Crafts, off Stone Lane
Wimborne, Dorset BH21 1NL United Kingdom
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£7

I'm bringing 'The Tangle of the Commons' to the Sting in the Tale Festival in beautiful Wimborne Minster. Tickets are available here.

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The Tangle of the Commons

August 9 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Bridport Story Cafe, Watercleaves
Bridport, United Kingdom
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Out beyond ideas of wrong-doing and right-doing, there is a field. I’ll meet you there. Rumi The Tangle of the Commons tells the story of the British landscape and our relationship with the wild things around us, seen and unseen. Who really owns this place – and what happens if humans push things too far? Here are some of the old…

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September 2019

Apple Stories – Woodbury Community Orchard

September 28 @ 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Woodbury Community Orchard, Woobury Devon United Kingdom + Google Map
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Storytelling at Teign Shanty Festival

September 29 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Teign Heritage Centre, 29 French Street
Teignmouth, TQ14 8ST United Kingdom
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Free

I'll be telling sea stories at Teign Heritage Centre for the Teign Sea Shanty Festival Suitable for all ages; free of charge. Come along and hear about the adventures of Francis Drake, why the sea is salty, why you should always sing to the mouth of a river, and how to fool a mermaid.... Storytelling begins at 11am, 1pm and…

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October 2019

RHS Rosemoor: Apple Weekend

October 5 @ 11:00 am - October 6 @ 4:00 pm
RHS Rosemoor, Great Torrington Devon EX38 8PH United Kingdom + Google Map

I'll be telling apple and wildlife stories all weekend at RHS Rosemoor near Torrington, as part of their Apple Day celebrations. Find me in the Cob House near the Education centre. I'll also be signing some copies of Botanical Folk Tales during the day. See you there!

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