Hunt down the autumn sounds

Rustle rustle at the Russet. Diego Brown and the Good Fairy will be sweeping along to the golden triangle that is Hackney Downs studios to play their so-called music between storytellers, illusionists and fruitfulness. On 12 November 2014 at 7:30pm. It’s Tailspin Cabaret’s new thing – a collective of award-winning storytellers, mashing the narratives with Diego Brown’s Read more about Hunt down the autumn sounds[…]

Bristol bristling with excitement as Good Fairy sets sights on it, them, over there

Massive Attack, Isambard Kingdom Brunel and now this. The surprises for Bristol just keep coming. Who would have thought that just decades after the famous hat-wearer launched his massive chain in the sleepy seaside town, several people with musical instruments and lines that sometimes rhyme would turn up to engineer a latter-day link to the past Read more about Bristol bristling with excitement as Good Fairy sets sights on it, them, over there[…]

Surprise start for Brown in “the Manaus of Shropshire”

What will you say when they ask where you watched England’s opening game against Italy? If you can say Hermon, Oswestry, you’ll be among the nation’s elite. After the low-key build-up, expectations are at an all time average for the time of year. Diego Brown and the Good Fairy and poet of the potato John Read more about Surprise start for Brown in “the Manaus of Shropshire”[…]

“She posed as I composed.” Hear more at the Betsey Trotwood on 17 March.

That enigmatic smile. Briny Mona Lisa. Whatever, it’s a nice picture. Come and taste our word pictures in your mind’s eye on Monday 17 March 2014. 8:30pm. Diego Brown and the Good Fairy will be joining poet and musician John Hegley, plus others, for music, poems and some laughs (sometimes). And it’s St Patrick’s Day. Read more about “She posed as I composed.” Hear more at the Betsey Trotwood on 17 March.[…]

New work by Kate features in Epiphanies – an exhibition of outsider art

SUE KREITZMAN AND PETER HERBERT PRESENT A MAJOR NEW EXHIBITION OF OUTSIDER ART IN THE CONFERENCE CENTRE AT ST PANCRAS HOSPITAL, London. PREVIEW NIGHT: WEDNESDAY 25 SEPTEMBER 2013, 5.30-8.30PM EXHIBITION DATES: 26 SEPTEMBER – 28 NOVEMBER 2013 Following the fabulous previous outsider art exhibitions WOW, Flashier and Trashier and Dare to Wear at the Novas Read more about New work by Kate features in Epiphanies – an exhibition of outsider art[…]

A night of lies, contradiction and cake

Believe everything you hear next Thursday at Tailspin’s Night of the Storyteller. We’ll be there. 7-10pm, Thursday 19 SEPTEMBER TailSpin presents a pulse-quickening, funny-bone tickling, imagination-prickling evening of traditional stories, live music and performers who stretch the imagination and bend the truth… KING OF LIES – with CLARE MUIREANN MURPHY It is said that we Read more about A night of lies, contradiction and cake[…]

May the 8 be with you at Underbelly

Our friends Zwah launch their new baby on 8 May at Hoxton’s groovy Underbelly. And Diego Brown and the Good Fairy are going to sing some lullabies & stuff. Plus you’ll be able to get your ears around Kira Kenley: http://bit.ly/kira_kenley in person. There will be bodypainting, string and nodding. As well as cake. For tickets and more Read more about May the 8 be with you at Underbelly[…]

New drawings by Kate Bradbury at ‘world’s smallest gallery’

Don’t miss this chance to see and buy some of Kate’s amazing drawings at ‘possibly the world’s smallest gallery’ – the Julian Hartnoll Gallery in London. Here’s a picture called Face                     Drawing Splinters | Knitting Bones – The art of Kate Bradbury Preview Sunday 3rd Read more about New drawings by Kate Bradbury at ‘world’s smallest gallery’[…]

Men and women of letters in Amnesty writing frenzy

Keats House, where many a fine letter was writ, will again see many a fine letter writ on Thursday 22 November 2012, 7pm ish. John Hegley and friends, including among them Diego Brown and the Good Fairy, will perform and write letters and encourage others to do so in support of Amnesty’s annual Write for Rights Read more about Men and women of letters in Amnesty writing frenzy[…]