A tale from Scotland which shows the importance of having a story to tell – especially when you are at a ceilidh!
Many great variants of this tale are told in Scotland and Ireland.
The recording was made at the Akademie 55plus Darmstadt e.V., September 2019.
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.
Permission is granted for use in non-commercial educational contexts.
The videos are © Richard Martin.
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For those who are teachers: Telling stories in the classroom: basing language teaching on storytelling