Love's Labyrinth @ the Silk Mill, Frome
- Wed 14th Feb 2024, 7pm – 10pm GMT (UTC +00:00)
- Silk Mill Studios, Frome, UK
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A storyteller, a musician and a poet are bringing a night of entrancing love stories to the Silk Mill in Frome for Valentine’s Day.
Love’s Labyrinth, at 7pm on Wed 14th Feb, will unravel the mysteries of love in all its forms.
Storyteller Sarah Mooney will tell the bittersweet tales of Orpheus and Eurydice, Eros and Psyche, and Dido and Aeneas, accompanied by the music of Tom Widdicombe and the poetry of Chris Petrie.
There will be an array of Persian love treats, chocolates and spicy soup to warm the sensual heart.
Tickets for the evening event are £10.
Before the evening event, the performers are running three free daytime workshops. Donations are welcome. Age 12 +, Any experience level welcome.
Writing dynamic love poetry
12 noon – 1pm
Try your hand at penning a love poem
with Chris Petrie
An introduction to storytelling
1.30pm – 2.30pm
Come and explore the natural art of storytelling
with Sarah Mooney
Vocal improvisation, movement and soundscaping
3pm – 4pm
Explore the range and depth of your inner world through a unique set of vocal and movement exercises
with Tom Widdicombe
ABOUT THE ARTISTS:
With storyteller Sarah Mooney, storyteller in residence for the National Trust SS Great Britain and the National Portrait Gallery.
Tom Widdicombe - Guild Hall trained Viola player, composer and instrumental teacher
Chris Petrie is a poet and voice artist who works creatively with broadcasters, musicians and performers. Her words can often be heard on NTS radio and in venues around Somerset.
This event started 8 days ago