Contributor: Shaun Gunner

Birmingham-based The People’s Orchestra will perform exclusively at Tolkien 2019, on Thursday, 8th August 2019 with two 45-minute sets based on Tolkien’s works and adaptations.

300 Tolkien fans from around the world are meeting in Oxford this weekend to celebrate the life and works of J.R.R. Tolkien at the Society’s largest ever annual Oxonmootevent.

The Tolkien Society is pleased to announce the full programme for this year’s Oxonmoot, including the full list of speakers and artists, as well as an exclusive visit to the Bodleian Library to see the Maker of Middle-earth exhibition and a keynote lecture from John Garth.

The Puppet State Theatre Company’s critically-acclaimed stage production of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Leaf by Niggle will be performed exclusively at Tolkien 2019, on Wednesday, 7th August 2019

A Tolkien-inspired opera, The Fall of Gondolin, will be released on 1st September and is now available for pre-order. Composed by Paul Corfield Godfrey is follows on from last year’s Akȃllabeth and Other Tolkien Works.

The Tolkien Society is pleased to announce that the academic and writer Dr Dimita Fimi will be a guest at our Tolkien 2019 event next year.

Birmingham-based The People’s Orchestra will perform exclusively at Tolkien 2019, on Thursday, 8th August 2019 with two 45-minute sets based on Tolkien’s works and adaptations.

The Puppet State Theatre Company’s critically-acclaimed stage production of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Leaf by Niggle will be performed exclusively at Tolkien 2019, on Wednesday, 7th August 2019

300 Tolkien fans from around the world are meeting in Oxford this weekend to celebrate the life and works of J.R.R. Tolkien at the Society’s largest ever annual Oxonmootevent.

A Tolkien-inspired opera, The Fall of Gondolin, will be released on 1st September and is now available for pre-order. Composed by Paul Corfield Godfrey is follows on from last year’s Akȃllabeth and Other Tolkien Works.

The Tolkien Society is pleased to announce the full programme for this year’s Oxonmoot, including the full list of speakers and artists, as well as an exclusive visit to the Bodleian Library to see the Maker of Middle-earth exhibition and a keynote lecture from John Garth.

The Tolkien Society is pleased to announce that the academic and writer Dr Dimita Fimi will be a guest at our Tolkien 2019 event next year.

About the Author: Shaun Gunner
Shaun is the current Chair of The Tolkien Society. Elected in 2013, Shaun regularly speaks about adaptations of Tolkien's works whilst passionately believing the Society needs to reach out to new audiences. In his spare time can be found in the cinema, playing video games and Lego, or on Twitter.