Veil of Ruin

Beowulf at Brighton Fringe 2014

A project in Brighton and Hove City, UK by Barely Human Puppets

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Beowulf - a contemporary version of the famous epic, combining table-top puppetry with live music and poetry.
Backers: 90
Average Pledge Per Backer: £25

Funded: £2,220 of £2,200
Dates: Feb 2nd -> Mar 4th (30 days)
Project By: Barely Human Puppets
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Latest News

56 hours to go!

March 2nd - via:
Hi lovely backers. So chuffed that there are now 78 of you! That's such wonderful support for our project, and if you all came to see the show at the Brighton Fringe we would sell out two shows! We've got 56 hours to go and at this moment we need to... (Read More)

Beowulf in The Argus!

February 25th - via:
Dear backers, Firstly, thank you again for all your support so far. The project is doing really well, over 50% funded heading into our final week. We only have 7 days left to fund Beowulf so word-of-mouth is very important, please do forward this... (Read More)

Video Interview with Craig Jordan-Baker - Writer of 'Beowulf'

February 22nd - via:
 Hi Kickstarter backers, We are proud to share this interview with you as today we hit 50% of our target! Thank you to everyone who has pledged. We used some snippets to create the Kickstarter video you see on our main page, so we thought it would... (Read More)

Grendel has hijacked the airwaves!

February 19th - via:
 Please share with anyone you think might like our project and some of our new rewards! Thanks, Jessica x  (Read More)

More new rewards!

February 18th - via:
Barely Human Puppets have added a considerable amount of rewards on our Kickstarter project.  We are offering Creative Coaching and Poetry sessions for just £20 and Social Media consultations for just £15. These sessions are available in person or... (Read More)

Ticket Give-Away Winner!

February 12th - via:
Dear backers, We would like to announce that the winner of our weekend give-away prize of a pair of tickets to see 'Beowulf' at the Brighton Fringe is Kate Holden! Congratulations Kate.  Thank you very much to everyone who backed us last weekend.... (Read More)

New Reward!

February 10th - via:
Dear backers, We've had a great weekend here at Barely Human Puppets - so chuffed to be over the £500 mark, with lots of pledges coming in this morning. You are obviously all working hard to spread the news. We are launching a new reward due to... (Read More)

Saturday Ticket Give-Away!

February 8th - via:
Dear Beowulf backers, Thank you very much for your generous support of our project. It's really exciting to see a community of people come together to make something happen.  Earlier this week we joined the Kicking it Forward scheme, pledging to... (Read More)

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