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Dawn Funnell- Writer, Storyteller performance organiser, director and Actor

Creative storytelling sessions based on Dawn’s own writing, traditional legends or fairy stories adapted to suit audiences and age groups. Workshops are available in creative play and drama.    

Stories performed in various character costumes which include - a good witch, medieval queen, fairy godmother and Mrs. Christmas. 

Please email for further information or to order signed copies of the book or phone Dawn on 07510163942 to chat. 

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Storytelling and Drama based Workshops based in Norfolk but willing to travel. Please contact for more information.

Dramatizations from the book or traditional stories and fables.

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Books- Temira Burtons - Adventures

My first book is -Temira Burtons and the Pharaoh's Treasure and is available from Amazon. Temira Burtons and The Magic Lantern continues the time travelling adventure and is available now!

Temi Burtons travels from London to a Norfolk Market Town called Burpham to spend some time with her eccentric Aunt Guin. Aunt Guin lives in a pink thatched cottage and will only eat and wear red. Aunt Guin explains that there is a family connection to the great Howard Carter. With the help of Bess and a myna bird called Lancelot, Temi discovers an old Victorian time machine and races back to Ancient Egypt to try to find the evil pharaoh's treasure with lots of giggles along the way.Available on Paperback and on Kindle from Amazon.

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About the Writer- Dawn Funnell BA, Cert Ed, dip NDP, 

Writer, Storyteller and Actress

Dawn Funnell is an actor, storyteller and writer who was born in Carshalton Surrey and now lives in Norfolk. The move and a love of everything Egyptian inspired her to write her first book 'Temira Burtons and the Pharaoh's Treasure a magical adventure of Time Travel, quirky characters and treasure of course. The adventure continues in Dawn’s second book ‘Temira Burton’s and the Magic Lantern’. 

Dawn trained in Performing Arts at The world famous italia-Conti school. She went on to study Acting at the Richmond Drama school Humanities at the Open University and Neuro Dramatic Play (Therapeutic Storytelling and Drama) with Dr. Sue Jennings. She has performed on stage, television and film.

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Temira Burtons- The Adventure begins!

Temira Burtons and the Pharaoh’s Treasure and Temira Burtons and the Magic Lantern. 

Temi Burtons travels from London to a Norfolk Market Town called Burpham to spend some time with her eccentric Aunt Guin. Aunt Guin lives in a pink thatched cottage. Two adventure stories with lots of giggles along the way. Available in paperback and Kindle from Amazon.

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Storytelling  for Children and Adults 

An array of different performances offered for different occasions and audiences.

My diverse experience has allowed me to develop an extensive array of services. including Writing, Storytelling and Performing. I can offer a range of stories for performance including an reminiscence 1950s and 60s show for older audiences. Browse the services listed here to learn more about my specialties, and please get in touch with any questions.

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One Woman show- currently in development- please contact for more details 

Please contact for further information. 

Currently developing a one woman show to tour from late 2024.


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