Patsy Allan Storyteller

Creative storytelling using props puppets and participation

Storytelling sessions


Patsy creates programs around many themes and many countries.

Here are a few examples of Patsy's popular programs.

Down on the Farm

Stories and songs about farms from many countries 

Patsy's Grandmother Tales

Grandmother Tales

Patsy telling about her mother's pet magpie

An exciting program interwoven with nursery rhymes, modern day stories and stories Patsy tells about her Grandmother's life in the early 1900s.

Stories from Around the World

Patsy takes the children on a journey around the world stopping at different countries for a story or song.

Nursery Rhymes and/or Fairy Tales

Old familiar tales and rhymes and modern day tales feature in this program with children participating with Patsy in the stories.

Food Stories from Around the World

Folk tales feature extensively in this program with stories from Japan about Fox and Bear, from Australia with the Hungry Bunyip and stories from many other countries.

Water, Water Everywhere

Exciting stories about the sea, the lakes, the streams, the rivers and the billabongs. Meet the Wide Mouth Frog and Hermit the Crab or perhaps the King from India who did not like taking a bath.

Stories from Outer Space

Stories and songs about the sun, the moon, the stars and other “wonders,” from outer space.

Bears, Bears and more Bears

Stories to tell before a Teddy bear’s picnic or on another occasion

African Stories

An African Tale

Felt Board telling of The Golden Apple

Beat the drum to Africa and hear why Spiders have thin waists or how the largest and the smallest animals became friends.

Folk Tales from Japan

Meet Kappa the “water imp” puppet and listen to stories about the Old Woman who was not afraid or Chin, Chin Kobokama.