William Mcgonagall, Poet and Tragedian of Dundee (1825-1902). Inspired by Heinrich Hoffman’s 1844 collection of sinister children’s poetry Struwwelpeter, Julian Crouch and Phelim McDermott’s production of Shockheaded Peter is a macabre carnival of grim fairy tales.. £7.95 . Poem "Just look at him! There is no comment submitted by members.. © Poems are the property of their respective owners. That's all. See! The Story of the Man that went out Shooting. ‎An A-Z of the 100 naughtiest children ever! And apparently his book was hugely popular with children, who know a good thing when they see it. Jan 12, 2015 - This Pin was discovered by Richard Reyes. Shocking advice for children who don't do as they are told, but so very sad and funny!. In this ‘Wartime Struwwelpeter’ the various anti-German allies take the parts of the children. .As you read through this book you will realise what bad company some of these poets kept.… Here’s the introduction, with links to individual poems. Shock-Headed Peter Poem by Heinrich Hoffmann - Poem Hunter, Poem Submitted: Friday, September 17, 2010. Jun 1, 2016 - Explore Stacey Harper's board "Struwwelpeter - Shock Headed Peter" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Peter, Shock, Mechanics hands. Just look at him! The Tiger Lillies followed Shockheaded Peter, their inspired interpretation of Heinrich Hoffmann's grim cautionary tales for children, with another collaboration that might be even more inspired. Mar 18, 2012 - Inspiring stories from old. If the babies could be polled, there can be no question that they would give their votes in favour of the " Struwwelpeter " as the king of nursery-books. Paperback. From Untidy Amanda and Bad Boy Benjamin to Naughty Dan, Greedy George and Sulky Susan. Rate this poem: Report SPAM. Judge sentenced the boxer to ten months of labor inside Peter's house day and night. With his nasty hair and hands. The blood of the rotten children feeds the trees in this concept for the marbles that fall from our children literally representing blood will flow down the rake, across tin gutters, and into a huge tin washbasin out of which grows our gnarly set tree, a gnarly knobby willow. Add this poem to MyPoemList. Jahrhundert für seine Kinder verfassten Buch Der Struwwelpeter. your own Pins on Pinterest See! there he stands With his nasty hair and hands. The Catamounts’ "Shockheaded Peter" was an immersive, multi-generational punk opera loosely based on a German children’s book of poems where … oh, how shall I say it? his nails are never cut; They are grimed as black as soot; And the sloven, I declare, Never once has combed his hair; Anything to me is sweeter Than to see Shock-headed Peter." Than to see Shock-headed Peter. Der Struwwelpeter (Shock-Headed Peter) kicks up the punishment dial to 11. The genius loci of this blog, starting point for my own divagations. Merry Stories And Funny Pictures. The 'junk opera' Shockheaded Peter in London inspired by Heinrich Hoffmann's The Struwwelpeter. Than to see Shock-headed Peter. Sign up with Facebook . Posted in Writing | Tagged Cabaret, Children's Literature, Christmas, Fiction, Heinrich Hoffmann, Literature, Music, Poetry, Shockheaded Peter, Struwwelpeter, Theatre, Tiger Lillies, Video, Writing | 4 Replies. Shock-headed Peter by Heinrich Hoffmann - Famous poems, famous poets. far worse than all beside, He whipped his Mary, till she cried. One Response to “Shock-headed Peter – A Cautionary Poem about Cleanliness, with an MP3” nana Says: January 22nd, 2012 at 10:47 am. his nails are never cut; They are grimed as black as soot; And the sloven, I declare, Never once has combed his hair; Anything to me is sweeter Than to see Shock-headed Peter." 0 . "Shock-Headed Peter (Der Struwwelpeter)" (1845) by Heinrich Hoffmann, an extraordinary set of illustrated lessons showing children how to behave – or else! your own Pins on Pinterest his nails are never cut; They are grimed as black as soot; And the sloven, I declare, Never once has combed his hair; Anything to me is sweeter Than to see Shock-headed Peter. 4.4 out of 5 stars 91. See! "Anything to me is sweeter/ Than to see Shockheaded Peter" wrote the asylum doctor Heinrich Hoffman when he penned his mock-cautionary tales for children in the mid-19th century. Mar 18, 2012 - Inspiring stories from old. Four from the collection of little horrors - Shock-Headed Peter, Cruel Frederick, Dreadful Harriet, and Flying Robert. Shockheaded Peter is a musical based off the popular German children’s book Struwwelpeter (1985) by Heinrich Hoffmann. See more ideas about inspirational story, peter, funny. on Feb 07 2009 04:51 AM x edit . Das Jugendstück Shockheaded Peter basiert auf dem von Heinrich Hoffmann im 19. The Gorey End uses the mischievous and macabre talents of the Tiger Lillies to interpret previously unpublished stories and poems by like-minded writer/illustrator Edward Gorey. Board book. Shock-Headed Peter Poem by Heinrich Hoffmann. . Share it with your friends: Make comments, explore modern poetry. Passa al contenuto principale. [3] Little Suck-a-Thumb (1992), is a psychosexual interpretation of the infamous cautionary tale from Heinrich Hoffman's storybook. Business. These poems have now … The Catamounts’ "Shockheaded Peter" was an immersive, multi-generational punk opera loosely based on a German children’s book of poems where … oh, how shall I say it? Just look at him! [3] Little Suck-a-Thumb (1992), is a psychosexual interpretation of the infamous cautionary tale from Heinrich Hoffman's storybook. The Story of the Inky Boys. Just look at him! Four from the collection of little horrors - Shock-Headed Peter, Cruel Frederick, Dreadful Harriet, and Flying Robert. They are grimed as black as soot; 2020 True West Awards: The Catamounts’ 'Shockheaded Peter' was based on a German book of poems where … oh, how shall we say it? Haven't read these poems since the 1960's asa child - it has been good once again. the tailor's come And caught our little Suck-a-Thumb. Autoplay next video. Shock-headed Peter. The macabre and sinister production uses musical versions of the book's poems to spin stories of naughty children and misguided parents. Heinrich Hoffmann Follow. It was first published in German in 1844. But best of all, Shockheaded Peter is just so pleasingly sinister and strange, and I blame this early exposure to surely the weirdest book ever written to children for my taste for the quirky. 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