A beautiful wedding story
I heard this tale one night, told in German by Regina Haas-Sauer.
It is told by several American tellers and is certainly open to a variety of interpretations, from sentimental to feisty!
This recording was made at one of my favourite gigs, the annual performance at the Brüder Grimm Märchenfestspiele in Hanau, the town of their birth.
The video clips here are all amateur quality, shot in various theatres.
Their intention is just to show the range of my storytelling and give a flavour of a live performance.
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