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Rhiannon Unbridled

  • The BT Studio Oxford Playhouse Beaumont Street OX1 2LW (map)

A one-woman storytelling show with original music. Written and performed by Jackie Singer. Directed by Matilda Leyser.

Rhiannon Unbridled takes the story of the Celtic Horse Goddess Rhiannon out of its well-preserved Welsh Medieval manuscript in the Bodleian Library, and wrestles with it. Jackie’s stories of her girlhood fascination with horses, and developing relationships with the opposite sex are interlocked with chapters of Rhiannon’s life, until the narratives collide in a need to rescue both modern woman and ancient goddess from the forces that bridle them.

Ages 10+. £10. In the Burton Taylor Studio.

“Ripe, raw and poignantly crafted for these times.” - Tracy Chipman, US Storyteller

Jackie Singer

Jackie Singer is a professional storyteller, musician and celebrant, creating heartful performances, workshops and ceremonies in Oxfordshire and the South of England.  She is also author of Birthrites - Rituals and Celebrations for the Child-Bearing Years.  With over twenty-five years experience of creative and therapeutic work in the community, Jackie brings warmth, depth and confidence to all her work.
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