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30 June – 1 July: Mini-Fabularium, Hertfordshire

We’ve teamed up with Hertfordshire’s Fireside Festival, to bring you a Mini-Fabularium (a slightly smaller, but equally twinkly version of our venue) for a mini summer festival in Weston. Join us for a good dose of fairytales for grown-ups, after dark epic, wild myth & warrior princesses…

grownupslongFRIDAY 30 JUNE

fairy8pm  OTHERS FROM THE OTHER SIDE

Clare Muireann Murphy

As the sun sets, the fabulous Clare Murphy, lures us into a fairytale for grown-ups, with stories of changelings, proper nasty fairies, strange marriages, deception and wild curses. For adults. (Not suitable for under 14s). 

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9.30pm  WHERE THE BEAR SLEEPS

Nick Hennessey

A man with a harp telling stories, complete with a nip of something strong – what’s not to like?! As night falls, Nick delivers us into the deep, snow-filled forests of the Finnish far North, where the river of the underworld flows dark and fast. Expect epic battles, wild heroes & elemental transformations. For adults. (Not suitable for under 14s)

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familieslongSATURDAY 1 JULY

mariaSQU11:30am  MARIA MOREVNA – or HOW PRINCE IVAN GOT HIMSELF A HORSE

Ben Haggarty

Ben Haggarty tells a romper stomper family fairytale. Here everything happens in threes; immortal monsters roam, and super-witch, Baba Yaga, is a horse wrangler. Sheer, fast-paced, fun! For everyone aged 7 and up.

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2pm  SNAKES & THUNDERBOLTS – GREEK MYTHS

Xanthe Gresham Knight

Whether it’s the lovely Aphrodite, deathly Hades, earthy Demeter, or the thunderous Zeus himself, the gods & goddesses of Mount Olympus are always quarrelling.  Flinging words like firebrands, Xanthe Gresham takes us on a wild hour of Greek myths for all the family! For everyone aged 7 and up.

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