The Winter Solstice in Story and Song by Diane Edgecomb
with Celtic harper Margot Chamberlain and multi-instrumentalist Tom Megan
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,” songs and humorous Wassail traditions. Complimentary refreshments include a cider-based Wassail Bowle will be served after the event in the Loring Greenough House’s elegant eighteenth century dining room. Sunday, December 23, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm (a special one-hour Matinee performance)
After the performance there will be refreshments in the elegant Loring Greenough House dining room.