Food Lore: The Fanged King
Ancient Malay legend tells the tale of a king with an intense taste for blood. A kitchen accident elevates a simple vegetable dish to exquisite heights, resulting in unexpected desires.
Listen to the tale of ‘Raja Bersiong’ as you follow storyteller Kamini Ramachandran on an evening garden trail. Complete your storytelling experience with a traditional meal inspired by ingredients from the garden, and the story.
Suitable for adult audiences aged 16 years and above. Pre-packed individual meals will be provided.
Kamini is known for her site-specific storytelling experiences and her repertoire of Asian folklore. Her work is influenced by her childhood growing up in the jungles of Malaysia and her connection with the natural environment. Through Moonshadow Stories she spearheaded performance storytelling for adult audiences in Singapore. She founded The Storytelling Centre Ltd to advance the art of storytelling through the Young Storytellers Mentorship Programme and the annual StoryFest Singapore.
About Nova Nelson
Nova is a Permaculture Designer, a gardening coach, community farmer and educator. In 2013 she started Cultivate Central as a blog about her journey in Permaculture Design. Her work as reached over 8000 students through gardening based educational programmes, 500 educators and building over a dozen productive food spaces. Today, Nova focuses on designing and developing regenerative learning gardens that go on to deliver educational experiences, collaborative community programmes and closed loop garden ecosystems.