Past Events

Louise Coigley to visit NZ
February/March 2016
LouiseWe are thrilled that Louise Coigley will visit NZ in 2016 to offer two-day workshops, performances and talks in the Wellington area, Hawkes Bay, Auckland area and Mangawhai, Northland.

Louise is a Speech and Language Therapist and Storyteller who works internationally running trainings in the specialist storytelling techniques she has developed over 25 years. Her method, Lis’n Tell: live inclusive storytelling, is used widely in the NHS (National Health Service of UK) and in the Education Service to support children and young adults with complex communication needs. Her trainings evoke powerful personal and professional change for adults from many disciplines.She teaches regularly at Greenwich Medway University and The International School of Storytelling.

LisnTell workshopLis’n Tell – 2 day workshop

Tuesday 15th & Wednesday 16th March 2016 in St Peter’s Hall, Paekakariki, Kapiti Coast, nr Wellington.

This workshop will introduce you to a practical and insightful approach to working with children through storytelling.

Louise will present aspects of therapeutic storytelling through rhythm and role, rhyme, repetition and ritual.

Storytelling Performance

‘Foibles and Fables’ the misadventures of speech and language therapist Miss Coigley

Friday 18 March 7.30pm $15
tales of courage and determination about children and adults with communication challenges
‘a voice like melted chocolate’ Edinburgh Fringe
‘originality and range of expression that is totally unique, downright compelling and funny’ Ashley Ramsden

This performance contains some poignant imagery and is for adults and teens 15+
at St Peter’s Hall, Beach Road, Paekakariki, Kapiti Coast

For further information about Louise’s tour of NZ or to book on the workshop and the Performance please email or call Judith on 04-239 8346 or 021-112 1244