Join storyteller Olivia Armstrong for a storytelling adventure!
Listen to traditional Norwegian folktales of fantastic foxes, greedy giants, wonderful witches and terrible trolls!
Roald Dahl’s mother told similar tales to him as a boy, which may have inspired his magical stories. Find out how they could inspire you too by discovering new ways of story-making.
Then become a storyteller yourself, and discover how to make a word salad for a giant story! Perform your story and fill the British Library with your wonderful words.
Be a word wizard and join in the fun!
Drop in places are limited to 40 people per workshop and allocated on a first come, first served basis. This event takes place at 11:30 and 14.00.
Location: Harry M Weinrebe Learning Centre, The British Library, 96 Euston Road, London, NW1 2DB
Dates: Sunday 21 May 2017
Times: 11.30 – 13.00 and 14.00 – 15.30
Price: Free (Drop in)
Suitable for ages 5 – 11
This workshop is inspired by The British Library exhibition Quentin Blake: The Roald Dahl Centenary Portraits, to mark Roald Dahl’s 100th birthday.
The British Library family programme is generously supported by John Lyon’s Charity and The Sackler Trust.