YARN Story Circle - Guest Teller Nuala Hayes

Join us for a relaxed storytelling circle with guest teller Nuala Hayes.

Our special guest will launch our monthly storytelling story circle and then open to the floor. No pressure to tell - listeners welcome!

Ages: Adults (14+)

Nuala Hayes

Nuala is an actor, storyteller and broadcaster and is currently chairperson of Storytellers of Ireland / Aos Scéal Éireann. Nuala has a broad repertoire of folktales, legends and myths, connected mainly but not exclusively with Ireland. She was founder/director of Scéalta Shamhna, Dublin’s Storytelling Festival, which she ran for 10 years. She has performed at many arts and storytelling festivals throughout Ireland and the UK, in Spain, Denmark, USA and at the Toronto Storytelling Festival in Canada. Nuala has collected stories in many parts of Ireland including Oileáin Cléire/ Cape Clear Island and the midland counties of Laois and Offaly.

She is the author of Laois Folktales published by The History Press in 2015.

The Yarn Story Circle will take place on the first Wednesday of the month from February to June and then in September and October before culminating in a Story Swap at the YARN Storytelling Festival.

Venue: Upstairs in the Town Hall (enter by the door opposite the Credit Union)