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The following is a section of my review of the Jaipur Literature Festival from my blog.
Later that evening we had the highlight of the festival for me so – Gharfuddin Mewati telling a section of a version of the Mahabharata from Pakistan. There were five people in total, Mewati doing the telling, his grandson was on stage – obviously training up to take over one day - there was a man to…
Posted on January 28, 2011 at 4:27am
A few years ago this would have been much more easily defined as storytelling on the airwaves or on the radio, however times change and now there is a whole new world open to storytellers, the world of the audio download. For the last year I have been dipping my toe in the great sea of Audio Books. I have had a number of collections uploaded and they've done relatively well. I'm about to really dive right in with a whole host of…Continue
Posted on December 16, 2010 at 9:51am — 2 Comments
Posted on November 23, 2010 at 6:23am
I've got one word for Ad Infinitum's Odyssey - Wowsers!
I was literally blown away by the sheer energy, precision and spledour of their particularly physical style of performance storytelling. A far cry from the round-the-fireside storytelling we all love, this show brings an insight into why the storyteller may have once been confused with a magician.
There was no bow and arrow, but I saw it and I heard it and I could have sworn it was there. Lecoq trained performer George…Continue
Posted on August 18, 2010 at 10:53am