Wheels of Wonderland is an interactive theatrical spectacle—a production of Alice in Wonderland performed entirely on bicycles—celebrating human-powered magic of all shapes and sizes. Featuring the Austin Bike Zoo, a variety of Austin, Texas-based performers and many creative cycling characters, this free event takes place May 2, 3, 9, and 10 in various Austin parks.
“Lewis Carroll and Alice Play Call Our Bluff” by Alan Lance Andersen and Rebecca Ann Edwards appears in the July issue of Games Magazine, which will be on newsstands around May 15th. This nicely illustrated piece is a feature article/puzzle in which the reader tries to solve the puzzle in the text—to determine which of [...]
Note that the agenda for the LCSNA’s spring meeting in Santa Fe on Saturday, May 9 has been updated and added to. In addition to Theaterwork’s performance of La Guida di Bragia, there will be a musical performance of the chamber piece “The Chess Game” (based on Through the Looking-Glass) – check out the details! [...]
Japan always puts a nice twist on Alice… Check out this “goth style” black and white cosmetic bag sold by exporter Jbox.com.
You are cordially invited to Wanderlust Circus‘s performance of Wonderland Circus: “A tea party and theatrical review in honor of the new queen of wonderland, depicting her legendary adventures with a cast of the finest acrobats, jugglers, dancers, and musicians any world has ever known!” April 24 and 25, and May 1 and 2 at [...]
April 24 through May 30, “Alice of the House of Carroll grabs you by the throat and kicks you down the rabbit hole into a wonderland filled with maniacs and thieves and where love melds with aggression. …the National Pastime Theater lifts Alice out of her comfortable place in children’s theater and thrusts [...]
“Alice’s adventures in Wonderland have never before been told like this…with clowns, acrobats, jugglers, and musicians. When Alice searches for a way back home, she will meet the caterpillar, the white rabbit, and she will have to escape from the dreaded Queen of Hearts. You may think you know this classic story, but hold on [...]
On June 15, The Oxford Children’s Literature and Youth Culture Colloquium will present a talk on Disney’s Alice, Hello Kitty’s Alice, and Carroll’s Alice: An Aspect of Children’s Cultures in the US, UK, and Japan by Yasuko Natsume of Tsuda College, Tokyo.This talk examines American and Japanese animated film adaptations of Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures [...]
On March 31, NCM Fathom and MarQe Entertainment Inc. announced a series of New York Theatre Ballet performances to be shown exclusively in select movie theaters nationwide beginning this August. Six performances of dynamic chamber ballet classics will be presented including The Alice in Wonderland Follies. Tickets will be available beginning Friday, July 10, at [...]
Bloomsbury Auctions’ Literature, Manuscripts and Modern First Editions sale on April 23 has quite a few Carrollian items: Lots 333, 772, 856, 1097, 1099, 1104, 1162, 1227, 1301, 1408, and 1409 include modern limited editions signed by illustrators such as John Vernon Lord and presentation copies of Euclid and His Modern Rivals and The Game [...]