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Sage Storytelling Workshop

1st October 2016, 11am – 4pm, at MESMAC (Leeds) “To celebrate International Day of Older People this workshop will offer a chance for older LGBT people to come together and participate in this workshop led by Matthew Bellwood. The session … Continue reading

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The Hairy Toe

29th October at Headingley Heart A set of creepy creatures and macabre monsters are brought to life for Halloween by storyteller Matthew Bellwood. These strange and spooky stories feature a man-eating monster, an iron giant and an encounter with DEATH … Continue reading

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Sea Fever

15th October at Headingley Heart Are you a secret sea shanty singer? Despair no longer come and join us for Sea Fever – where well known Leeds storyteller/performer Matthew Bellwood brings to life a raft of tales inspired by the … Continue reading

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(The Story Is Not) Set In Stone

10th and 11th September at Sunny Bank Mills Hello! I wanted to let you all know about an event that I’m part of on the 10th and 11th of September. It’s called (The Story is Not) Set in Stone and … Continue reading

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An Icy Man at Vault Festival

There’s some upcoming performances of a show I’ve made called An Icy Man. I made it with the support of West Yorkshire Playhouse, and I’m going to be performing it as part of Vault Festival in London. It’s a storytelling … Continue reading

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Winter warmers

Hello All, Hope this finds you well. Just wanted to let you know about some things I’ll be doing over the next few weeks, which may or may not be of interest. First of all … The Unquiet Dead I’ll … Continue reading

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The Story is Not Set in Stone

Hello All I just wanted to let you know about a performance I’ll be doing at The Carriageworks Theatre in Leeds this week. The show is called The Story is Not Set in Stone and I’ve been working on it … Continue reading

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Some ghost stories

Hello All, Just wanted to let you know about some things I’ll be doing over the next few weeks, that may be of interest. Basically, this Autumn is all about ghost stories … An Icy Man Saturday 27th October 2012 … Continue reading

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Belated Blogging

This is very belated, but here’s a little blog I wrote for the fantastic East Leeds FM about the work I did as part of their Writing on Air festival back in June. http://www.elfm.co.uk/news/chapel-blog-matthew-bellwood/ And here are some links to … Continue reading

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An Icy Man

West Yorkshire Playhouse were kind enough to offer me some rehearsal space last month  and I spent three days there, working on a NEW SHOW. This is the first new solo piece I’ve put together for a while that is … Continue reading

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