Tony currently teaches English alongside his theatre work and is TESOL qualified. He is available for performances in both the UK and France
Gaston the Shopkeeper
French shopkeeper Pierre Gaston brings ‘is delicious array of ze edible delights for your delectation !
‘e ‘as fruit and vegetables, eggs, flowers, bons-bons, chocolat. All zat is required iz for some brave children to speak just an tinsy-winsy bit of French to ‘im to ‘elp ‘im feel at ‘ome while ‘e is away from ‘is beloved France. But don’t worry, for alzough Monsieur Gaston is French, he speaks ze English wiz ze most outrageous accent!!!
“My only problem will be to make the lessons as stimulating!” – Whitley Memorial, Bedlington . . .
“Well paced, fun and very educational” – Harraton Primary, Gateshead . . . “Lots of body language, repetition and facial expressions” – Springhead School, Scarborough . . . “Absolutely brilliant!” - Warwick Road School, Bishop Auckland . . . “Excellent in every way!” – Hawthorn Primary, Newcastle . . . “Children and staff were convinced you were French!” – St Godric’s, Thornley
Gaston the Chef
French Chef Extraordinaire! Jack-of-all-trades, Pierre Gaston will come to your school wiz ‘is one-ring mini electric cooker, utensils and ingredients and – before your very eyes and of course wiz ze ‘elp of ze audience – not only will ‘e tell you ze French words for foodstuffs, ingredients, weights and colours but also ‘e will make delicious crèpes (pancakes) wiz a variety of fillings just for you!
Pierre will conduct ‘is Crèpes Cookery Class mostly in French but don’t worry - ‘e speaks English wiz ze most outrageous accent!