stories. for grownups.
“A good story has been the whole story of my working career.” For over 30 years, Pat Spalding adapted folktales, fairytales, and myths for performance, wrote stories and plays and earned her living as a puppeteer. But life stories have always interested her most.
People Are Talking
You wove your story with both openness and stealth.
Edna White-O’Sullivanaudience member
I had an extremely cathartic experience because of your humorous an oh-so human acting and storytelling. … I could laugh (and cry).
Mark Cullenaudience member
Your show was wonderful! The words, the movement, and, my goodness, how much those stories struck me personally.
I had a tear near the end — for you, for me, for everyone who’s come to that point where they had to move on to a “new role.”