Gandharva Sen is Dead

A Bengali tale

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This Bengali tale is in A.K. Ramanujan’s Folktales from India. But I was fortunate enough to first hear it many years ago at the Asian Congress of Storytellers in Singapore, told so vividly by Jeeva Raghunath.
This recording was made at my annual benefit performance for Amnesty International.


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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For those who are teachers: Telling stories in the classroom: basing language teaching on storytelling