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9th December – Dr. Sketchy’s Winter Special at Cellar 35, Aberdeen.

Dr Sketchy’s non-denominational, secular, enivronmentally conscious winter solstice cabaret special… (gasp for air!) was an excellent wee event, certainly something different!  The vagabond has never been called upon to be a life model before.  For some reason, stinking, haggard wanderers … Continue reading

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30th November – Ducks Stilts and Laser-Harps at the Flying Duck!

The title says it all!  I was roped in by some good friends to doing some compeering and story-spinning for an event in support of Performers Without Borders (link below.)  All in all, a good time was had, the acts … Continue reading

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27th October, Hallowe’en Highjinks at The Birmingham City Library Centre for the Child

The Vagabond journeyed south, braving the Black Country to tell some Samhain stories and terrifying tales to remind the kids at the Birmingham Centre for the Child that All Hallows Eve isn’t all about sweets and dressing up!  I was … Continue reading

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21st October – Enchanted Forest, Edinburgh Botanic Gardens

As part of the Scottish International Storytelling Festival, the Vagabond was commissioned to wander through the greenwood telling tales of an arboreal nature, The Three Green Women of One Tree Hill, The Nose Tree and The Search for Mabon ap … Continue reading

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13th October – Glasgow by Gaslight, Steampunk stories at the Britannia Panopticon!

A jolly good time was had by all as the vagabond duly transformed two large audiences into a cacophony of steam-powered machinery in a retelling of H.G Wells classic tale, ‘The Lord of the Dynamos.’   Click thumbnails to be redirected … Continue reading

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Doune the Rabbit Hole – 25th/26th August 2012

The Wandering Vagabond, in association with Tall Tales & Short Stories,  presented an excellent performance of Beowulf, despite a few disasters on the way!  Firstly, the wonderful, early-medieval long-house at Duncarron Fort, in which we were meant to be performing, … Continue reading

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Tall Tales from the High Seas! – 3 Harbours Arts Festival, 2nd of June

Avast ye Landlubbers!  Hoist the sails, splice the main-brace, man the cannon and send ’em all to Davy Jones Locker afore ye end up three sheets to the wind!  The Vagabond got his sea-legs in his first commissioned show for … Continue reading

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