Jody Day is the British founder of Gateway Women, the global friendship and support network for childless women, and the author of Living the Life Unexpected: 12 Weeks to Your Plan B for a Meaningful and Fulfilling Future Without Children (2016:Bluebird/PanMacmillan). A thought leader on female involuntary childlessness, she’s a psychotherapist, a TEDx speaker, and a former Fellow in Social Innovation at Cambridge Judge Business School.

She lives with her partner and dog and divides her time between London, Ireland and Ibiza. She is currently writing a novel with a childless heroine the like of which she hopes will blow all the usual stereotypes out of the water!

This event is part of Storyhouse Childless. Passes for the whole day are £15, and gain you entry to every event. Find out more.

Duration

Approx 60 mins

Activities How to Overcome Your Fear of Speaking in a Foreign Language
Meeting Room

In this workshop you’ll learn confidence building strategies to help you become a more confident speaker of your second language.

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Cinema Shooting the Mafia (15)

1 hr 34 | In the streets of Sicily, beautiful, gutsy Letizia Battaglia pointed her camera straight into the heart of the Mafia that surrounded her and began to shoot. The striking, life-threatening photos she took documenting the rule of the Cosa Nostra define her career.

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On Stage Brazilian Music Performance
The Kitchen

MPB (popular music of Brazil), is a rich, poetic style that covers a range of rhythms, Samba, Bossa Nova, Baião,…

Organ plus Q&A

1 hr 59 | As Tokyo burns, nursery teachers lead by Kaede scramble to evacuate the children under their care to an abandoned temple.

Little Nights, Little Love

1 hr 59 | Based on a story by one of Japan’s most popular novelists, the story asks what is necessary in attaining happiness in a relationship.

Jesus

1 hr 18 | Timid Yura feels isolated in his new Christian school. Initially sceptical of the new worshiping practice, he begins to have apparitions of a tiny, mute Jesus who seems to answer his prayers. But he should be careful what he wishes for…

And Your Bird Can Sing

1 hr 46 | A gritty coming-of-age drama.

The Pilgrim’s Progress (PG)

1 hr 48 | Based on John Bunyan’s epic tale, an animated story about a spiritual journey for family audiences.

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Spies In Disguise (PG)

1 hr 42 | AD | When the world’s best spy is turned into a pigeon, he must rely on his nerdy tech officer to save the world.

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Jumanji: The Next Level (12A)

2 hr 3 | AD | The gang are back but the game has changed.

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