The Grasshopper of Fate

Sharon Jacksties has been telling stories of wonder and delight for over 25 years. Working here and abroad, she has been happy telling stories to all ages that vary from bus shelters to the National Theatre. She shares stories from all over the world, some of which have never been heard on these islands before (or so she is told)! In 2018 she will be developing the Summerlands Storytelling Festival after its initial successful year; returning to Romania to and Halsway Manor, England’s only residential centre for the traditional arts, to┬áteach storytelling; and celebrating the publication of Somerset Folk Tales for Children, sequel to the adults’ version.