Taliesin Live - Arthur Ransome’s Old Peter’s Russian Tales


Once Upon a Time, Deep in the Forest…

Arthur Ransome’s Old Peter’s Russian Tales

Dramatised by D.J.Britton. Directed by Gilly Adams

Come along to an afternoon /evening of folktales and magic as Swansea University’s Professor D.J. Britton and Theatr Cadair bring Arthur Ransome’s ‘Old Peter’s Russian Tales’ to life on stage! Meet Old Peter and listen to stories about Baba Yaga, the witch with iron teeth, the little daughter of the snow and a ship that flies! A one-hour performance for the whole family that will warm you up on a cold November day.

Also on offer will be a range of fun-filled activities including a scribble corner, an arts station, a props table and story writing workshops!

Booking at Taliesin Box Office or on our website is necessary for this FREE event.


‘Once Upon a Time, the End’: one-hour creative writing workshops for 8-12 year olds + parents: from 1.30-2.30pm & 4.30-5.30pm.

Book your places on Eventbrite:  https://bit.ly/2w6KZDE

In association with Being Human: The UK’s only Festival of the Humanities   www.beinghumanfestival.org


Saturday 24 November 3pm & 6pm | Workshops 1.30pm & 4.30pm


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Sat 24th Nov

3pm & 6pm

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