Parrot’s Prayer 

A favourite bawdy tale, showing the power of prayer

One of my favourite encore tales to tell at the end of a theatre performance for adults.


Disclaimer

The video clips here are all amateur quality, shot in various theatres or – as here – recorded at home during the lockdown.

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