Past and Present
Acorns have performed in Zippo's Circus at the Edinburgh Festival; on the riverbank at Greenlands for Her Majesty the Queen; at The Henley Festival; on the Kenton Stage; at the Grahamstown Festival in South Africa; in The White's, Stracey's and Piper's barns and farmyards; at Start Point in Devon; in the grounds of Blenheim Palace; for the opening of the Olympics at Royal Holloway College; in the gardens at Fawley Hill and in many other weird and wonderful places.
The Goose Girl and Other Stories
1st July 7.30pm
2nd July 2pm and 7.30pm
3rd July 4pm
Performed at White Pond Farm by kind permission of the Stracey Family
White Pond Farm
A new adaptation of some of the stories from Tales from the Brothers Grimm and Jack Frost inspired by Zoe Gilbert's adaptation in her book Folk.
Tales for Fairly Grimm Times
29th, 30th and 31st July - 7.30pm
Start Farm, Start Point
By kind permission of the Ansell Family
A new adaptation of some of the stories from Tales from the Brothers Grimm chosen by Clarissa Pinkola Estes.
The Green Man and Other Fables
Performed at Blenheim Palace and White Pond Farm
An original story written by Sarah Bell and Acorn, inspired by the legend of King Arthur, the Green Man and Max Porter's Lanny.
The Continuing Story of Henry Muge
and his Good Friend
Performed at Henwood and Dean Boat Yard and Start Point
A fishy tale of High Jinks on the High Seas.
Inspired by true events, the local legends of Devon and Mary Jane Ansell.