The Joinery

Address: 

Settle Stories, The Joinery, Dawsons Court, Market Place, Settle, North Yorkshire, BD24 9ED 

Wheelchair access: 
No
Audio loop: 
No

The Joinery is Settle Stories new venue. A home for all of our work. 

We've got big plans for the space. It will become a multipurpose theatre studio and digital hub. Watch this space.

Upcoming Events: 

Sailing to Fudaraku

Friday, 16 June 2017 - 7:00pm
1 hour
The Joinery

“Sailing to Fudaraku – The Story of African Zen” is a mythical-musical meeting of the music of Africa and the wonderful stories of Zen and Daoist teachings. Somewhere in the Southern Seas, there is an Island Paradise called Fudaraku.

Adult event

 

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Story Lab

Saturday, 17 June 2017 - 10:00am
until 4pm
The Joinery

Do you want to create a strong rapport with your audience?

Learn to move away from stilted, 'well-prepared' stories and learn the art of improvisation in the tradition of oral storytelling and reinvigorate the joy of storytelling.

Suitable for anyone 16+
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Storytelling

Monday, 31 July 2017 - 10:00am
6 hours
The Joinery

Storytelling day with award-winning storyteller Tamar Eluned Williams

Imagine keeping your friends on the edge of their seats as you wow them with amazing stories. 

8+

Young People's Summer School

Monday, 31 July 2017 - 3:00pm
2 weeks
The Joinery

Children smiling, watching & laughingFor Children 8+

Mon - Fri only from the, 31st July -  until the 11th August

For young people who love art and creating, our Summer School is a dream come true. A great chance to try out a whole range of art and craft activities with leading artists in their fields.

8+

Photography

Tuesday, 1 August 2017 - 10:00am
6 hours
The Joinery
Photography day with Paul A Lewis
 
Become a photography artist for the day. Learn new things about yourself and others at the same time. 
 
8+

Play in a Day

Wednesday, 2 August 2017 - 10:00am
6 hours
The Joinery

Play in a day with Ursula Holden Gill

Join storyteller and actress Ursula Holden Gill for a one off special Play in a Day. 

8+

Den Building

Friday, 4 August 2017 - 10:00am
6 hours
The Joinery

Den building with Paul Bateson

Today we're going outside to make dens with expert den maker Paul Bateson.

But we're not making any old dens. We're making dens totally unique to you, poetry dens. This will get you thinking about the beauty of the local area and local legend and poet Tom Twisleton.

8+

Poetry Slam

Sunday, 6 August 2017 - 10:00am
6 hours
The Joinery

Poetry Slam day with Jack Dean

Have you got what it takes to make people laugh out loud?

Be part of the worldwide movement of poetry slams. Accomplished poet Jack Dean will help you discover your comical identity as a performer and bring your own story to life.

8+

Book Making

Tuesday, 8 August 2017 - 10:00am
6 hours
The Joinery

Book making with Jessica Nash

Inspired by how artists, designers and illustrators are telling stories today. In this exciting workshop you will be exploring new ways to book bind, draw and illustrate stories all ending up in your own self made and self published artist book!

8+

Creative Writing

Friday, 11 August 2017 - 10:00am
6 hours
The Joinery

MORE INFO ON THIS WORKSHOP COMING SOON. DO CHECK BACK 

Creative writing workshop with Chris Singleton

Chris runs workshops for the West Yorkshire Playhouse at their centre for young people and runs projects and youth theatres across the North of England. 

Join him for a day of expanding your imagination and translating this into great new stories as you delvelop your creative writing. 

More on facilitator Chris Singleton:

8+

Journeying to the Stars; Storytelling Workshop

Sunday, 27 August 2017 - 10:00am
until 4pm
The Joinery

A movement based approach to devising and delivering unique storytelling performances. Cassandra Wye's approach to storytelling - Storie in Motion blends circus, dance and physical theatre to create a form of storytelling that enables her to work across the boundaries of language and cultures around the world.

16+ years

 

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Creative Writing & Mindfulness Retreat - 20th to 22nd October

Friday, 20 October 2017 - 10:00am
Until Sun 22nd 5pm
The Joinery

Discover how using mindfulness can develop your creative writing.

Step out of your everyday and into a place of reflection amongst like minded people in the stunning Yorkshire Dales.

18+
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