Jacob Cracker – The Storyteller


Enter the world of Mark Fraser, storyteller, writer and illustrator.

Meet giants, wizards, fairies, dragons, pirates and a caretaker called Keith, amongst many characters in Mark’s beautiful story tent. These tales are bought to life with puppets, masks and performance, some from The Cabinet of Tall Tales. You can be part of a story.

Back at Alfresco 2019, one of the best festivals EVER! With new stories and silliness for all.

Spare Room Arts award winning arts company are returning to Alfresco for the second year running. We provide bespoke creative crafts for the whole family . You are never too old or young to get involved and make something amazing ! after the success of the workshops last year we will be running a make your own tie dye t shirt workshop , clay workshop , kites ( that actually fly!) mask making , flags , funky festival dressing up and much much more…. and the best of it is it all free! kick start your creativity and let your imagination run riot!

Now retired from the daily rigours of Butlins red coats, superhero stunt shows, presenting large events and circus acts, Fred has now devoted his time to perform for the best-est crowds in the world. Forget Cannes, Monaco and Hollywood, he’s ready to make your ribs tickle with laughter at your child’s birthday, special celebration or VILLAGE GREEN GAMES. Because this is the work he enjoys the most.

Who knows, you just may learn a little party trick or two of your own.