Award winning actress and first-class storyteller Ursula Holden Gill will lead a ghost walk and spooky storytelling experience around Burnley Town Centre.
Ursula has captivated audiences on BBC Television, ITV, Channel 4 and on BBC Radio and proved a hit at numerous prestigious festivals in the UK and abroad. Also at The Lowry Theatre, The Royal Shakespeare Company and at Opera North where she has served as an associate artist since 2009. Ursula became a full time Storyteller, Performer, Writer and Educator in 2009 having been made a resident member of the Hebden Bridge based Shaggy Dog Storytellers in 2007. Prior to this she worked both nationally and internationally as an Actress in Film, Television, Theatre and Radio and as a workshop facilitator specialising in Shakespeare, Vocal Technique and Storytelling.
“Ursula is an enchanting, highly engaging storyteller. She takes her audience on an absorbing journey of laughter, wonder and surprise. A consummate professional; one who responds to any situation with humour and character. A treat and highly recommended.” - Joanna Blake, Development Producer, BBC Writers Room, August 2015.
Please register at the Library Enquiry Desk on arrival. In the event of bad weather the event will be held at Burnley Central library.