Joy Pitt - Storyteller
Tales From The Heartwood is a small storytelling company, who specialize in Folk Tales and Fairy Tales from around the world. They tell stories in schools, festivals and multi-cultural evenings. With a large repertoire, and a great amount of experience, Tales From The Heartwood present their work with great style and skill.
Established as a storyteller, Joy offers performance storytelling for children and adults of all ages, with her main focus being multicultural stories and world citizenship
She has told stories in health centers, nurseries, schools and colleges, out of school clubs, in libraries, hospices, prisons and supermarkets, pubs, clubs, theatre, women's centers, festivals at home and abroad, to the extreme elderly, new born babies and children and adults with special needs, and at weddings and funerals!
Her work in schools is extensive and is tailored to suit all key stages. She is happy to work with teachers to suit their individual requirements and projects.
Joy is also a community artist and can offer a range of art and craft and storytelling workships and courses to all age ranges and abilities. Her special interests are working with children and their families and elderly people.