On the Road Again with Tolkien

Niggle the distracted artist is touring to South East England - with a bit of South West in the form of Lyme Regisand Bridport - in November 2017. Tell your distracted, artist, and/or Tolkien fan friends!

Leaf by Niggle tour dates and times.


 
 

Puppet State Tweets

For all the #backstage #crew who make our shows shine & sound great! #LoveTheatreDay ❤️@housetheatre @RedBridgeArthttps://t.co/PgMCjBIgeC
- Wednesday Nov 15 - 11:30am

Thanks @housetheatre and @RedBridgeArt for getting us out to so many fab venues this autumn. Happy #lovetheatreday!… https://t.co/iP4ypUdUXA
- Wednesday Nov 15 - 10:29am

Here’s the pre-show #LeafbyNiggle moment @LyricBridport when more chairs were brought in to a hoochin’ house.… https://t.co/nfs2FdzwJN
- Saturday Nov 11 - 10:27pm

For a show with no dog in it, we’re having a very canine get-in at The Lyric Theatre, Bridport, thanks to help... https://t.co/PJro1EsEFl
- Saturday Nov 11 - 2:43pm

Tears of laughter at our B&B breakfast over this thread :’-) https://t.co/rDTumIjSZJ
- Saturday Nov 11 - 8:33am

How glorious is this?! Lyme Regis @marinetheatre from the front, side & yes that’s the view from the backstage door… https://t.co/sbOGia1WvS
- Friday Nov 10 - 4:12pm

We would if we could but we can’t so we highly recommend instead. https://t.co/3sk4QBAcuZ
- Friday Nov 10 - 4:07pm

 
 

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

For all the #backstage #crew who make our shows shine & sound great! #LoveTheatreDay ❤️@housetheatre @RedBridgeArthttps://t.co/PgMCjBIgeC
- Wednesday Nov 15 - 11:30am

Thanks @housetheatre and @RedBridgeArt for getting us out to so many fab venues this autumn. Happy #lovetheatreday!… https://t.co/iP4ypUdUXA
- Wednesday Nov 15 - 10:29am

Here’s the pre-show #LeafbyNiggle moment @LyricBridport when more chairs were brought in to a hoochin’ house.… https://t.co/nfs2FdzwJN
- Saturday Nov 11 - 10:27pm

For a show with no dog in it, we’re having a very canine get-in at The Lyric Theatre, Bridport, thanks to help... https://t.co/PJro1EsEFl
- Saturday Nov 11 - 2:43pm

Tears of laughter at our B&B breakfast over this thread :’-) https://t.co/rDTumIjSZJ
- Saturday Nov 11 - 8:33am

How glorious is this?! Lyme Regis @marinetheatre from the front, side & yes that’s the view from the backstage door… https://t.co/sbOGia1WvS
- Friday Nov 10 - 4:12pm

We would if we could but we can’t so we highly recommend instead. https://t.co/3sk4QBAcuZ
- Friday Nov 10 - 4:07pm

 
 

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