The Hunting of the Snark @ Edinburgh Fringe!

Josh Sobel and crew of  “The Forks & Hope Ensemble” have previously mounted showings of Snark in Chicago as mentioned here.  But now they are taking their show on the road, all the way to Fringe in Edinburgh! Check out their trailer below.  And if you want to help them get to Fringe, visit their campaign page where you can see the full trailer and donate.

Details of their Fringe appearance (wish I could go)

What: The Hunting of the Snark
Who: The Forks & Hope Ensemble, originally produced by Strawdog Theatre
Where: Greenside Theatre at Nicolson Square, Downstairs (Venue 209)
When: 11:30AM on August 11, 12, 13,14, 15
Tickets: £8 (£6 concession, £24 family price)
https://tickets.edfringe.com/whats-on/hunting-of-the-snark

New Alice Themed Cosmetics at the DisneyStore

For your own little Alice (or even you), Disney has released a new line of cosmetics with an Alice theme under their Beautifully Disney collection, appropriately titled Curiouser and Curiouser.  I especially like the Non Sensical Nail Polish.

Abandoned Alice in Wonderland Theme Park in Korea?!

I have never heard of this, but looks like it must’ve been quite bizarre.  Blogger Lindsay Eryn stumbled upon the abandoned park and shared some photos.  Sadly the park has since been completely demolished.

The Gardener’s Dream

A very nice stop motion piece based on “The Mad Gardener’s Song” from Sylvie & Bruno.

Huffington Post Article on Spring Meeting and Alice150

LCSNA member Cathy Rubin has published an article on the Huffington Post all about Alice – Alice150 that is. Spread the word, Alice150 is only 15 months away!

New World Jabberwocky

From our good friends at the Cassady Collection at USC (hosts of our Fall Meeting 2013) comes this entry to their annual Wonderland Award.  Quite stunning.  You can see the entire collection of videos uploaded by the Wonderland Awards on their YouTube channel here.

Tastes Like…Cherry Tart. Goodness!

How cool is this?  A chef actually created a drink that has all the flavors of Alice’s Drink Me bottle!  Although he does need to come up with a better vessel in my opinion.   Barkeep, a round for the table please! 

Karen Mortillaro Anamorphic Artist & Carrollian: Alice in Wonderland Series Video

A very nice video on YouTube featuring our fellow Carrollian (and Fall Meeting 2013 host) Karen Mortillaro and her anamorphic sculpture, including her extensive Alice in Wonderland series.

J Paul Getty Collection Online in BETA

The J. Paul Getty museum is putting its collection online, which is currently in beta.  Fortunately, some of the items available in the beta are nine Dodgson photos.

Latest Disney Alice Film Not Based on Carroll

It should come as no surprise that the latest in Disney’s Johnny Depp-fueled Alice films is not based on Carroll’s Through the Looking Glass. The director speaks.