Everybody (well almost) loves a good musical, and now for the Pagan world’s answer to Jesus Christ Superstar and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat: Damh the Bard’s songs have been turned into a musical Spirit of Albion which has already been performed on stage and is now being turned into a full-length feature film, to be released this coming Winter Solstice. It’ll be shown at selected screenings and available on DVD – and you never know, it might be showing in a cinema near you!
The producers are making a video diary of the production, and I’m looking forward to seeing the episode where they hire a helicopter to shoot Ceridwen standing on the white cliffs of Dover. Meanwhile I have it on good authority that Andrew Lloyd Webber is deeply worried. Here’s the latest video diary clip: