-Link- [Event] The Silent Dragon
The Silent Dragon
The dragon is an enormous coil of plastic, emerging from a red wheelie bin like a giant slinky. It takes four actors to manipulate its coils and a fifth wields a bottle of anti-bacterial spray to stand in for the smoke machine. In a few days’ time, all this will be replaced with a beautiful puppet dragon of similar dimensions. But this is theatre: apply some imagination and the coils are convincing enough.
Read more: http://www.scotsman.com/what-s-on/theatre-comedy-dance/the-silent-dragon-1-3128190
-Link- [Event] Tracy Lam brings Dragon to life
Prop designer Tracy Lam brings Dragon to life in ‘Shrek the Musical’
Lam, 25, spent two-and-a-half months drawing and constructing Dragon, keeper of Princess Fiona’s derelict castle prison-turned Donkey’s love-interest.
Read more: http://www.insidetoronto.com/news-story/4137700-prop-designer-tracy-lam-brings-dragon-to-life-in-shrek-the-musical-/
Benedict Cumberbatch’s Dragon Speaks
Benedict Cumberbatch’s Dragon Speaks in New The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug Trailer
If there were an Oscar for Most Ominous Voice, Benedict Cumberbatch would surely win it for for his work in 2013. First he had his turn as the villain in Star Trek Into Darkness; next up it will be his “grating” impression of Julian Assange in The Fifth Estate; then, come December, he will take on the most menacing voice of all: the titular dragon in The Hobbit: Desolation of Smaug.
Read more: http://www.wired.com/underwire/2013/10/cumberbatch-smaug-trailer/
-Link- [Game] Flight Rising Updates
Tunics and More
(When registration re-opens for Flight Rising, those who list me (Tysharina) as their referrer will get an Imperial dragon upon their first gem purchase, or as soon as possible afterwards.)
-Link- [Event] Cressida Cowell at Harlow Playhouse (UK)
Enter the dragon’s den with author Cressida at Harlow Playhouse
DRAGONS are coming to Harlow Playhouse on Sunday (October 6) when author Cressida Cowell will be talking about and reading excerpts from the penultimate book in her How To Train Your Dragon series.
-Link- Free e-book: Dragon Fights For Good
Dragon Fights For Good: We Walk As One
Book is available free during the month of October from Smashwords.
“It wasn’t long before humans arrived to explore those same caves. To mine those very riches. Destroying, in the process, essential water sources. And killing those guardian dragons with razor-sharp teeth, invincible scales, and breaths of fire. (Or, at least, you know, they tried.)” A Story of All Stories! How Dragons and Humans come together, overcome old wounds, and save the world!
-Link- [Book] Introducing TALON by Julie Kagawa
Introducing TALON—A New Dragon Series From New York Times Bestselling Author Julie Kagawa
New York Times
and USA TODAY
bestselling author Julie Kagawa today unveiled TALON, her new highly anticipated series from Harlequin TEEN. The Young Adult series, which has already been picked up by Universal Pictures, features dragons battling an ancient order of dragon slayers in a contemporary setting. TALON, the first book in the similarly named series, will be published on October 28, 2014.