The production delighted audiences when it premiered in Scarborough in 2010, immersing audiences in the weird and wonderful world of The Owl and the Pussycat writer Edward Lear's nonsense poetry
I did two books of nonsense poetry
(Michael Rosen's Book of Nonsense and Even More Nonsense) and they said, 'this is just great'.
Just as there can be nonsense poetry
, this is a species of nonsense painting.
Rowling's Harry Potter stories, Shakespeare's The Comedy of Errors, Helen Fielding's recent novel Bridget Jones: The Edge of Reason, Vladimir Nabokov's autobiography Speak, Memory, Mary Shelley's Frankenstein, several science fiction novels, Lucian's A True Story (from second-century Rome), an eighteenth-century collection of hymns for children, Dickens' Great Expectations, Lewis Carroll's nonsense poem "The Hunting of the Snark," some fourteenth- and fifteenth-century German nonsense poetry
, and surrealist artworks by Joan Miro, Man Ray, Victor Brauner, Meret Oppenheim, Ren6 Magritte, Max Ernst, and Kurt Seligmann.
At 10 and 11, I was writing science fiction and nonsense poetry
7) Hugh Haughton, "Introduction," The Chatto Book of Nonsense Poetry
(London: Chatto and Windus, 1988), pp.
He cruised under sail with the specific goal of following in the wake of artist and nonsense poetry
writer Edward Lear (1812-1888) The result is "After You Mr.
Cutler wrote surreal songs, nonsense poetry
and books and continued to perform live until 2004.