Deaf Mary

Told at the 4th International Festival, at a great gig in the landarthotel, Lindlar, Germany in 2011.
A tale which shows it is possible for a husband and wife to live happily together.
(7 min. - complete story)

This is a story I first heard told by Billy Teare, a teller from Northern Ireland.
Billy tells me it is an Ethiopian folk tale.


The video clips here are all amateur quality, shot in various theatres.
Their intention is just to show the range of my storytelling and give a flavour of a live performance.
Permission is granted for use in non-commercial educational contexts.
The videos are © Richard Martin.
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