Mara Menzies

Headshot of Mara MenziesScottish Kenyan storyteller Mara Menzies enthralls with stories from her rich dual heritage. She travels the world unleashing awesome deities, providing encounters with talking beasts, and discovers who may well be the most wonderful creature in the world. Mara has recently written and performed a one-woman show at the Edinburgh Festival, about Scotland’s role in slavery – entitled Blood and Gold, the show has received fantastic reviews. She is thrilled to be coming to Orkney and sharing some of her incredible tales.