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what I do:
“...Her playful, inclusive method of storytelling makes the audience feel like they are helping her to create the story!" Southbank Centre
“We absolutely loved your events – they were such a huge success!” Festival Director, Henley Literary Festival
"You held the audience spellbound and brought some laughter as well. The stories were perfect for the audience and the occasion." Shrewsbury Park festival
You can find out how much I cost here.
Who I work with:
V&A Museum, BBC TV, Royal Academy of Arts, Kensington Palace, National Geographic Store, Southbank Centre, Harrods, Royal Opera House Thurrock, the Royal Festival Hall, Selfridges, Royal College of Music, the British Academy of Arts and Sciences, Guildhall Art Gallery the Hay Literary Festival, Mandarin Oriental Hotel, the Waterloo Vaults… Design Museum, London Guildhall Crypt, Museum of London Docklands, V&A Museum of Childhood, The National Trust (various), London Transport Museum, the Garden Museum, Dulwich Picture Gallery, Lauderdale House, Sadlers Wells, National Theatre Outside Space, Roundhouse, Unicorn Theatre, Polka Theatre, ICA, Discover Story Centre London, Jacksons Lane. University College London (UCL) Royal Free Hospital, Fulbright Scholars for Kings College London. University of Minnesota and MANY more.
Corporate & Business:
Performances, training or workshops for Lloyds Bank, Johnson & Johnson, BNP Paribas International, “Training to Teach” for doctors at UCL Medical School, “startup storytelling” for entrepreneurs, promotions and projects for Pret A Manger, Start Rite shoes, Arthritis Research UK, Hunter Boots, Ward Homes, Peabody Housing trust, PECAN, Renaisi and many more.
“Amazing…. I can’t think of anything to improve on it.” -Workshop Participant “Telling Client Stories” PECAN
Weird & wonderful:
Aboard the Morganster tall ship, in a mausoleum in West Norwood Cemetery, in a remote castle in the clouds in Italy, in the dank underpasses of Elephant and Castle roundabout, aboard HMS President, in the crumbling attic of a Pop Up Gin Shop in Soho, in the Arts Club Mayfair, late at Atlantis Occult Bookshop, in the Apple Store Covent Garden, on the roof of the evicted Heygate Estate, lost in the woods with Secret Adventures, by the “Brompton Cemetery Time Machine” after dark and at midnight in Safehouse1, interpreting extraordinary objects for a national exhibition by the Crafts Council…
"All commented on how wonderful the performance was….It was perfect."– Burgh House, Hampstead
"Awesome night for some storytelling with Vanessa Woolf at the university museums twilight event last night. Amazing setting, amazing feedback, epic amount of people through the doors.” -Cambridge University Fitzwilliam Museum via LCM Blog