On the Road Again with Tolkien

Niggle the struggling artist is back on the road touring to Cumbria, Northumbria, South Wales and the South of England in the Autumn.

Leaf by Niggle tour dates and times.


 
 

Puppet State Tweets

Today, September 16th, is National Cleanup Day. According to the Marine Conservation Society cotton bud stems... https://t.co/NOP8i5kyPZ
- Saturday Sep 16 - 8:57am

Really looking forward to bringing #Tolkien's miniature masterpiece to #Bridport #Dorset :-) https://t.co/YXTtyNb2ft
- Saturday Sep 16 - 7:49am

#Tolkien's #LeafbyNiggle in #Cumbria Sept #KirkbyStephen #Amble #Wreay & #Northumbria Oct #Arnside https://t.co/ClZFJR6wSa @HighlightsEvent
- Thursday Sep 14 - 12:55pm

Looking forward to it! #Norwich #Tolkien #LeafbyNiggle https://t.co/CvKkfLHLjk
- Friday Sep 8 - 12:59pm

We can't believe it's our last day of performing #LeafbyNiggle @ScotStoryCentre. It's been a home from home. Thanks to everyone who came. 🍃
- Monday Aug 28 - 7:51am

With only three more performances left, we thought we'd share just some of the incredible comments we've had from... https://t.co/rsBoCxXHn9
- Wednesday Aug 23 - 9:50am

 
 

Blog Posts


Leaf by Niggle Reflections

While we have more to tell you (in a future post) about The Man Who Planted Trees, the bulk of 2016 was spent getting ready for and performing our new show (the one it took us more than 20 years to get around to) JRR Tolkien’s Leaf by Niggle. The tour of Scotland and Northern England

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JRR Tolkien’s ‘Leaf by Niggle’

Our new show is reaching completion and we are excited to be sharing it with you. Here’s a quick primer on the main what, when, who and why of it. Leaf by what? Yes we often have to repeat the name of the show. Leaf by Niggle is the same title as the short story we

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Twitter

Today, September 16th, is National Cleanup Day. According to the Marine Conservation Society cotton bud stems... https://t.co/NOP8i5kyPZ
- Saturday Sep 16 - 8:57am

Really looking forward to bringing #Tolkien's miniature masterpiece to #Bridport #Dorset :-) https://t.co/YXTtyNb2ft
- Saturday Sep 16 - 7:49am

#Tolkien's #LeafbyNiggle in #Cumbria Sept #KirkbyStephen #Amble #Wreay & #Northumbria Oct #Arnside https://t.co/ClZFJR6wSa @HighlightsEvent
- Thursday Sep 14 - 12:55pm

Looking forward to it! #Norwich #Tolkien #LeafbyNiggle https://t.co/CvKkfLHLjk
- Friday Sep 8 - 12:59pm

We can't believe it's our last day of performing #LeafbyNiggle @ScotStoryCentre. It's been a home from home. Thanks to everyone who came. 🍃
- Monday Aug 28 - 7:51am

With only three more performances left, we thought we'd share just some of the incredible comments we've had from... https://t.co/rsBoCxXHn9
- Wednesday Aug 23 - 9:50am

 
 

From Flickr

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Awards

The Man Who Planted Trees has won:
1. Eco Prize for Creativity, 2007
2. Total Theatre Award for Story Theatre, 2008
3. Victor Award IPAY (International Performing Arts for Youth) Showcase, Cleveland Ohio, 2009
4. Best Children’s Show at Brighton Fringe, 2009
5. Manchester Evening News Theatre Award for Best Studio Performance, 2009
6. Highest rated and reviewed show of the 2012 Edinburgh Festivals at Tickit.me
7. Winner of the 2012 CSPA Sustainable Production at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe