Three Useless Sons
A tale from the Brothers Grimm (Die Drei Brüder)
Not one I tell frequently, but when one of my sons happens to be in the audience, as was the case at my recent performance in halbNeun Theater, how can I resist changing the title from The Three Brothers to Three Useless Sons!
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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