Shady Tales Shadow Puppet Theatre is the creation of Ana Martínez and Fran O’Boyle


£5 (No concessions)

Please reserve your place on Eventbrite

Three Tales of Love

or call us on 0161 205 4007


or in person at the Irish World Heritage Centre, 1 Irish Town Way, Cheetham Hill, M8 0RY

Ana Martínez was born in Córdoba, Spain in 1970. Ana works predominantly in the medium of painting, but also with video, photography and art installations. Ana completed a BA Hons at The Fine Art University (Madrid) in 1996 and further studies at The Gerrit Rietveld Academie (Amsterdam). She has had solo shows and group exhibitions and been working as a muralist painter for more than 10 years in many countries including Spain and the UK.


Fran O'Boyle is a storyteller from England with family roots in the Antrim Glens of Northern Ireland. He has been touring for many years to schools, festivals and art centres all over the UK, Ireland and Spain. His stories come from all over the world but he focuses mainly on Irish folklore and mythology and performs in both English and Irish. Fran also works as an artist inspired by landscape and the stories within it as well as painting murals to commission.