The Book of Darkness & Light @ Selby Library
The Book of Darkness & Light @ Selby Library

The Book of Darkness & Light @ Selby Library

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Selby Library

52 Micklegate

Selby, United Kingdom

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Three chilling tales. Two ghostly performers. One thrilling night. 

Adam Z. Robinson in association with LittleMighty presents


Legend has it that many years ago a book of terrifying tales was found. Now, you are invited to discover the secrets of The Book of Darkness & Light ... if you dare. 

Join The Storyteller and The Musician for an evening of spine-tingling tales and haunting live music. Three ghostly stories to delight and horrify, accompanied by the beautiful sounds of the violin.

Be thrilledchilled and thoroughly entertained by this charming storytelling experience. But, be warned, once the pages of the book are opened ... anything could happen!

Age guideline 14+

Stories written and performed by Adam Z. Robinson 
Music composed and performed by Ben Styles
Dramaturgy by Dick Bonham 
Technical Stage Manager Rachel Ashwanden
Produced by LittleMighty

The Book of Darkness & Light tour is supported using public funding by the National Lottery through Arts Council England.

"A gripping, ghostly tale." - Leeds Living

"...the music heightens the suspense in the room as [The Storyteller] draws the audience into his narrative web." - Stagetalk Magazine


Entry to the venue and performance is free with your Eventbrite ticket. At the end of the performance, pay what you think the performance was worth by putting money in the pot. This can be whatever you decide. If you would like a suggested amount, a good guide price would be £8. 


Tickets are limitedIf you no longer require your tickets, please let us know or cancel them via Eventbrite

Please don't hold onto a ticket if you don't intend to or are no longer able to come!


The stories in The Book of Darkness & Light contain moments of shock, tension and gothic themes. They are not suitable for younger children. The responsibility for any children present rests entirely with their parent/guardian. These stories may also be unsuitable with people of a nervous disposition. 

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Audiences have called the The Book of Darkness & Light: “Mesmerising”, “Atmospheric & creepy”, and “Beautifully haunting storytelling.”

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How does Pay What You Decide work?

Your Eventbrite ticket grants you access to the event. At the end of the performance, you'll be asked to put a contribution in the bucket based on what you think the performance was worth. A suggested contribution is £8.  

Where can I contact the organiser with any questions?

For questions about the show, email 
For questions about the venue email 

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

You can bring a printed or a digital copy of your ticket to the show. If you forget either, don't worry, we'll have a list with your name and the number of tickets you have. 

Is the show suitable for children? 

The Book of Darkness & Light is a ghost story telling show. As such, there are moments of tension, scares and gothic themes. Our general age guidance is 14+. If you bring along children younger than this, you accept full responsibility for this decision. 


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