Tuesday, 29 June 2010

Kiwiana ~ a fun Radio NZ promotion

All these supposed radios are models created by the esteemed model making company, Weta Workshop, which created the special effects for the Lord of the Rings series.  These are my three favourites from a group of ten:

The others can be explored here.  To move through the group go to the Kiwiana Radios Menu which is in the clay coloured box at the left of the screen.

To click through to YouTube and find other Kiwiana videos click on the title bar of any of the videos shown above.  

Thanks to Grace of Rata Weekly for sharing this find.

House of Memories

A sensory journey based on the world of visual impairment
directed by the Caroline Plummer Community Dance Fellow

Come and enjoy these talented performers, both visually impaired and physical education students.
Sorry folks, all sold out!

Performances are July 2nd and 3rd at 551 Castle St, Dunedin
No charge but bookings are essential
Limited spaces for showings at 7, 8, and 9pm
a department of Otago University.

Read more about it in Suzanne's blog:
Read the Otago Daily Times article of 1st June 2010 here.

Note: The memorable image above was Suzanne's concept. The photograph was taken by a friend and is of the house in which the performances are to take place.  The final image was created by graphic artist Peter Scott.