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A Thousand Doorways at First Church in Boston

March 22, 2019 at 7:30pm to March 24, 2019 at 3:30pm
Friday, March 22 @ 7:30 PMSaturday, March 23 @ 7:30 PMSunday, March 24 @ 2 PMMoved by the silencing of the Kurdish language by Turkish laws, renowned American storyteller Diane Edgecomb embarks on a journey of intrigue and heart to record the last Kurdish storytellers. This is the deeply moving, richly humorous story of her travels through the remote mountains of Turkey and of the extraordinary people who shared their lives and their stories with her.NOTE: The Sunday matinee will be followed by…See More
Mar 4
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The Winter Solstice in Story and Song at Loring-Greenough House

December 21, 2018 at 7:30pm to December 23, 2018 at 3pm
Celebrate the longest nights with Solstice stories and songs evoking the warmth of the season. Oracle award-winning storyteller Diane Edgecomb weaves together a tapestry of ancient tales: evergreen myths, legends of light and entertaining stories that reveal the deep meaning behind our winter holiday traditions. This theatrical storytelling, accompanied by Celtic harper Margot Chamberlain and multi-instrumentalist Tom Megan, features the Scandinavian “Legend of the Mistletoe,” seasonal music,…See More
Dec 10, 2018
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In the Groves: A Summer Solstice Journey at Arnold Arboretum

June 16, 2017 at 6:30pm to June 17, 2017 at 8:30pm
This enchanting evening of tree myths from around the world was designed specifically for Boston’s favorite tree sanctuary, the Arnold Arboretum. The Summer  journey starts at the Hunnewell Visitor’s Building and continues along tree-lined paths with story and music accompanying the way. As twilight descends, the audience visits cherry, evergreen, ash and birch groves, celebrating nature with tree legends, songs and music from many lands. Pieces are drawn from the rich cultural traditions of…See More
May 31, 2017
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The Winter Solstice in Legend and Song at Loring-Greenough House

December 16, 2016 at 8pm to December 18, 2016 at 3pm
Tickets: http://bit.ly/celebratesolstice2016Celebrate the time of the darkest nights with haunting legends of light, entertaining tales and traditional music and song to celebrate the season. Spoken word and theatre artist Diane Edgecomb brings to life the ancient myths that reveal the deep meaning behind winter holiday traditions. Featured stories include the Scandinavian “Legend of the Mistletoe,” the Greek myth “The Coming of…See More
Nov 15, 2016
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In the Groves: a Summer Solstice Journey at The Arnold Arboretum of Harvard University

June 19, 2015 at 6:30pm to June 20, 2015 at 8:30pm
Ancient legends of trees with music and songs from cultures around the world accompany a twilight stroll through the beautiful groves of Boston’s Arnold Arboretum. This performance event, created by award-winning storyteller Diane Edgecomb and Celtic harper Margot Chamberlain, was specifically designed for the tree sanctuary and takes us to some of its loveliest spots. Stories and music are drawn from the rich cultural traditions of Japan, Wales, England, Australia, Russia and Native America.…See More
May 26, 2015
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The Winter Solstice in Legend and Song at Loring-Greenough House

December 20, 2014 from 8pm to 10pm
Welcome the Winter Solstice with haunting legends of light, evergreen traditions and entertaining tales accompanied by traditional songs and music. Featured stories include the beautiful Scandinavian tale “Legend of the Mistletoe,” a humorous English Wassail story, and the poignant Greek Solstice legend “The Coming of the Days of Peace.” Lovely instrumental melodies, evoking the warmth of the season, round out the event. Traditional refreshments, including a Wassail Bowl, will be served.See More
Nov 19, 2014
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The Winter Solstice in Legend and Song at Loring-Greenough House

December 19, 2014 from 8pm to 10pm
Welcome the Winter Solstice with haunting legends of light, evergreen traditions and entertaining tales accompanied by traditional songs and music. Featured stories include the beautiful Scandinavian tale “Legend of the Mistletoe,” a humorous English Wassail story, and the poignant Greek Solstice legend “The Coming of the Days of Peace.” Lovely instrumental melodies, evoking the warmth of the season, round out the event. Traditional refreshments, including a Wassail Bowl, will be served.See More
Nov 19, 2014
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The Winter Solstice in Legend and Song at Loring-Greenough House

December 22, 2012 from 8pm to 10pm
Tickets are $25 (includes cost of traditional refreshments) and can be purchased at http://www.livingmyth.com/solsticeCelebrate the Winter Solstice with classic evergreen lore, haunting legends of light and entertaining tales surrounded by traditional and original music and song. Featured stories include the beautiful “Legend of the Mistletoe” from Scandinavia, humorous English Wassail traditions, and the poignant Greek legend “The Halcyon Days of Peace.” Master storyteller Diane Edgecomb…See More
Nov 12, 2012
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The Winter Solstice in Legend and Song - Diane Edgecomb accompanied by musicians Margot Chamberlain and Tom Megan at Loring-Greenough House

December 23, 2011 from 8pm to 10pm
The Winter Solstice in Legend and SongDiane Edgecomb accompanied by musicians Margot Chamberlain and Tom MeganDecember 23rd, 2010Time: 8 pm  (8 pm – 10 pm)Loring-Greenough House, 12 South Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130Celebrate the Winter Solstice with classic evergreen lore, haunting legends of light and entertaining tales surrounded by traditional and original music and song. Featured stories include the beautiful “Legend of the Mistletoe” from…See More
Dec 2, 2011

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