Laureate na nÓg Eoin Colfer’s Once Upon A Place storytelling tour is coming to the Burren, Co. Clare and bringing a crack team of storytellers to visit schools throughout the region. Writers and storytellers Sadie Cramer, Matt Griffin, Nuala Hayes, Erika McGann, Alan Nolan and Sarah Webb will be visiting 12 schools in the Burren Region, and Alan will be taking part in a special event at the Michael Cusack Centre with local storyteller Paddy Hynes involving two local national schools. The tour takes place over the 6th and 7th May, 2015.
There will also be a public event taking place at the Salmon Bookshop and Literary Centre, Parliament Street, Ennistymon from 4.30pm to 6pm on Wednesday 6th May, involving all the participating storytellers. There’ll be an opportunity to meet the writers and buy their books and CDs. Once Upon A Place is supported by The Arts Council, Clare County Libraries and the Clare County Council Arts Office.