Fishguard Storytelling / Straeon Gwaun

Wednesday 13th February 7:30PM

Fishguard Storytelling

 Straeon Gwaun

Misfortune

Storyteller Helen Wales shares this rarely-heard, classic Italian folk tale of fate, fortune and the choices we make ................

The Tale of Misfortune 
 

A young woman sets out to change her family‚Äôs fortune - a fortune entwined with strangers, soap suds and silver braid.

A classic Italian folk tale of fate, fortune, the choices we make and the help we get along the way.

Misfortune (Sfortuna) is a classic Italian tale about fate, fortune and what it means to have control over your life. This telling aims to bring out the colour and character of the classic tale, whilst exploring the ways in which the tale is relevant to out lives now. Come prepared for princes and paupers, weavers and washerwomen, figs and fancy tailoring.