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Theem Thana Theem Tha: Spicy Tales from India

Wednesday, October 23 , 7:30 pm 8:30 pm

Jeeva Raghunath brings an evening of stories featuring fish curry, chicken curry, gourd curry, superstition, rumour and punishment – stories of Indian women power. Journey through the folk lands of India with music, rhythm and dance.

Jeeva has been a professional storyteller since 1997, telling stories to both adults and children. She is noted for characterisation, use of voice and improvisational skills. She has travelled to 27 countries performing in festivals and educational institutions and conducting storytelling workshops. She has also been a mentor to many upcoming storytellers and runs a popular online story clinic where she coaches storytellers one on one according to their individual needs and interests.

Her company, Kathaikalatta runs an international storytelling festival “Under the Aalamaram” every year in Chennai, India. She is also an author of 15 children’s books and has translated over 65 books from English to Tamil. She has won several awards, the most recent being “Mangaiyar Tharagai 2024” (Star Lady) for her services to the community through storytelling.

This event is part of the Scottish International Storytelling Festival Go Local Programme, in association with Traditional Arts Culture Scotland.

Ages 12A

£5 For All *

* We are offering a free carer/companion ticket for any disabled or wheelchair-user audience members throughout our shows this season. Please note that it is helpful if this is booked in advance via the WeGotTickets website, so that we can ensure that there is adequate accessible seating reserved on the day/night of the event.

Wheelchair access, or entry for people with a disability is available from the side entrance, by the Phoenix Café.

Tickets for our Autummn 2024 events can also be purchased in person at the Phoenix Shop, Findhorn. Tickets for this event will be available there from late July.

Please note that this is a seated event.

Universal Hall

The Universal Hall, The Park, Findhorn
Forres, Scotland IV36 3TZ United Kingdom