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Arts Listing: Storytellers Cafe - 4th September 2012

What Wellington Storytellers Cafe
Guest Teller Judith Jones
When Tuesday 4th September 2012
(1st Tuesday every month)
Time 7.30 pm
Venue Toi Ponēke
Address 61-69 Abel Smith St., Te Aro
Entry $5

Our featured storyteller is Judith Jones, who's been performing as a storyteller since once upon a time... a very long time ago now.

Judith lives on a Wellington hilltop and tells stories from here and there and thereabouts, from now and then and maybe. She'll be sharing a set of original stories.

Judith has an installation called Matchbox Re-collections displayed in the two-week Faded Consciousness exhibition at Matchbox Studios in Cuba Street (14-26 August). The medium for her three works is listed as 'Mixed media, found objects, stories' and she performed a related story as part of the opening celebration.

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