“Judging by this evening, the ancient craft of storytelling is enjoying a real revivial as a contemporary art form.” Rina Vergano, Venue Magazine (Bristol).
“Martin Maudsley’s storytelling is masterful – engaging, witty and held the audience spellbound.” Mark Tattersall, Dorchester Arts Centre, July 2014.
Martin regularly appears as a performance storyteller for both adult and family audiences in theatres and arts venues, including: Bristol Old Vic, Taunton Brewhouse, Bridport Arts Centre, The Sage Gateshead, The North Wall (Oxford), The Egg Theatre (Bath) and Wales Millenium Centre (Cardiff) . He appears at storytelling, arts and folk festivals around the UK has recently performed at Aberystwyth Storytelling Festival, Bristol Storytelling Festival, Somerset Storytelling Festival, as well as for BBC Radio 4’s More Than Words festival. Recently he was a featured storyteller at the Sting in the Tale storytelling festival, Bristol Festival of Puppetry and Beyond the Border International Storytelling Festival, and will perform at the Times Cheltenham Literature Festival in autumn 2014. He also regularly collaborates with other storytellers, musicians and artists in creating storytelling performances.