Weʼve raised £120 to fund a brilliant new theatrical production of The Edda, Tolkien's inspiration for The Lord of the Rings.
- Norwich, Norfolk, UK
- Funded on Tuesday, 14th August 2018
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I am a PhD student, studying The Ancient Edda, which is the source of all Norse myths - the body of 12th century writing which first introduces us to Odin, Thor, Loki, Freya and all the rest! The Ancient Edda is also the direct inspiration for Tolkien's Lord of the Rings.
As part of my studies I am staging an exciting new theatrical production of it, and need some help to get this wonderful project off the ground. I already have a fantastic team involved including actors, a choreographer and a circus troupe(!). As well as the performance, I will be workshopping with students from the local university, giving them the opportunity to work alongside professional actors. I am committed to delivering an exciting and educational product.
This event will take place at Norwich Castle in February 2019. I need a little help getting this project out there. Please give what little you can afford - everything helps! If you can't afford to contribute financially, please help by sharing.
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James T Kelly
Jul 19, 2018
Fantastic idea, can’t wait to see it!
Jul 17, 2018
Break a leg with the performance - we need more indpendent artists. Thanks to Robin for sharing this.
Jul 15, 2018
Jul 13, 2018
If you need an usherette on the night you know where I am ;-) Good luck X
Jul 10, 2018
Break a leg!
Jul 10, 2018
Very best of luck
Jul 9, 2018
Let’s get this project going!
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Norwich, Norfolk, UK
I am the Founder and Artistic Director of Goblin Market Theatre Company, and I am currently working as a PhD researcher in Ancient Scandinavian Drama at the University of East Anglia. I have a great love of all things Norse and Tolkien!
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