Richard O’Neill is a master storyteller brought up in the nomadic storytelling tradition he has made and continues to make a huge contribution to the art of storytelling across the world.
Richard blends the old and new producing and telling unique, exciting and original stories, workshops, books and plays for adults and children of all ages and key stages. He has been awarded ‘National Literacy Hero status’. ‘Outstanding’ from Ofsted for his work in schools. Beacon and Yellow Rose awards for his work in community leadership and a fellowship of entrepreneurship.
A traditional wood carver, Richard makes all of his own resources and props for his original stories, including the much loved Pegz and Truglies, Tree Buddies and Wood Bot ©
He maintains that ‘Story’ is the beating heart of all good communication. And that it’s always best to undersell and over deliver rather than the other way around.