Vickie Holden-Swinton

Vickie Holden-Swinton Storyteller

Freelance performer & Storyteller, and Co-Director of Pakiki Theatre CIC.
'The Listen Inn' is the storytelling branch of Vickie's work.
Based in Hoddesdon, Hertfordshire, Vickie has been performing and storytelling for over 20 years in schools, festivals, for events, and recently online, creating a number of Youtube films for Hertfordshire Year of Culture (navigate Youtube for: The Listen Inn / playlists / Hertfordshire Heritage).
As a storyteller, Vickie's style is characterful and fun, she tells for children and families as well as adults and regularly includes puppetry and performance poetry in her storytelling. Vickie's work has been seen at the V&A Musuem, Dulwich Picture Gallery, Edinburgh Festival - and more locally - Epping Festival, Southern Maltings Arts Centre, and numerous Herts & Essex schools.
As an actor, Vickie is represented by ABA Management ( and has been a member of Equity since Year 2000.
Vickie is also Joint Artistic Director of Pākiki Theatre CIC -

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36 Rumbold Rd
EN11 0LP

Telephone: 07971 757 996

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The Big Herts Hero Hunt! / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-06-03T00:00:00Z">Thu 03 Jun 2021</span>The Big Herts Hero Hunt! / Thu 03 Jun 2021

‘The Big Herts Hero Hunt’ is a fun-filled family adventure show and follow-up town quest activity for children aged 6-12 and their families, presented...

National Storytelling Week - Zoom Story for Children / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-02-06T00:00:00Z">Sat 06 Feb 2021</span>National Storytelling Week - Zoom Story for Children / Sat 06 Feb 2021

Sat Feb 6th 3pm. Pay-what-you-can. A interactive zoom story event for children and families to celebrate National Storytelling Week, hosted by Vick...

Telling Herts / <span itemprop="startDate" content="2021-02-05T00:00:00Z">Fri 05 Feb 2021</span>Telling Herts / Fri 05 Feb 2021

Friday 5th Feb, 8pm A special online Zoom evening of tunes and tales inspired by Hertfordshire, to celebrate National Storytelling Week. Some of t...