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The nomadic storyteller from the North

1:30pm-2:30pm on Sunday 24 March

Times shown are in GMT (UTC +0) up to the 26th March. For events on or after 27th March times are in BST (UTC +1).

Babbage Lecture Theatre, (Through the Pembroke Archway), New Museums Site Downing Street, CB2 3RS

Join the enchanting Romani storyteller, renowned author and toymaker Richard O’Neill, often dubbed the “Romani Hans Christian Anderson”. Prepare to be captivated as he weaves his spellbinding tales, offering a delightful array of original and authentic stories. From the whimsical adventures of a magical flying snow horse to spine-tingling encounters with terrifying monsters, arm-wrestling grandmas and mischievous parrots, O’Neill’s storytelling transports you to a world of wonder. You won’t want to miss his famous nutty nursery rhymes!

This session is an enriching blend of history and pure fun, promising something for everyone. And keep an eye out for a special guest appearance by Little Geordie, the handmade wooden dancing puppet, who will add a touch of magic to the afternoon.

It’s an afternoon of good old-fashioned entertainment suitable for the whole family. Laugh, learn and let your imagination soar with O’Neill’s captivating storytelling performance.

Booking/Registration is: REQUIRED

Additional Information

Age: All Ages
Format: Family Weekend, Performance, Talk
Timing: In person
Cost: Free
Event Capacity: 450
Theme: Discovery, Society
Accessibility: Partial access - please contact us for details

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