Katy Cawkwell, Storyteller: 0776 246 9059           Exeter, UK

Grimms Tales

"Briar Rose and the Spinner's Daughter": created for Sting in the Tale Festival 2013.


A princess pricks her finger on a spindle and falls into an enchanted sleep… a desperate young woman makes a bargain with a strange creature who can spin like the wind… but will it all end happy ever after?


Two tales from the Brothers Grimm with spinning at their centre.


Duration: 1 hour

Suitable for KS1/KS2


Artwork by Anja Uhren



"The Three Little Men in the Forest": a funny, touching tale from the Brothers Grimm, particularly apt for the winter months.  Performance originally created for the RAMM Museum in Exeter 2018.


Duration: 40 mins

Suitable for KS1/KS2



Briar Rose and The Spinner's Daughter(B&W)