East London-based Deaf actor, poet and TV presenter Sahera Khan presents her new storytelling performance The Cockerel and the Fox, and answers questions about her work and career. In British Sign Language with English interpretation, the performance also includes the opportunity to learn some simple Signs. It was filmed on Zoom and streamed live to YouTube on 28 November from 3-4pm. SUITABLE FOR ALL AGES.
The Cockerel and the Fox is an adaptation of a folktale or fable from the Arabian Nights: One Thousand and One Nights. It encourages questioning of strangers’ motives and being aware that other people may be inventing or exaggerating the stories they tell, as well as being smart and avoiding their traps.
You can view more of Sahera’s work on YouTube here: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLB4jOPrGwh52AoY5HYmJgbtfKxVy-XrNw
Watch Sahera talk more about her work on Together Unlocked! on 27 November 2020.