is a mechanically engineered sixmetre high animated puppet which will be powered by 100 cyclists on a journey to London accompanied by a carnival of more than 2,000 performers from across the region.
Rhodes, who will be working with students from Coventry University, said: "Designing the corset and gown for Godiva Awakes
will be a fantastic challenge.
The choir will be made up of voices from across the region who will perform in 2012 as part of the Godiva Awakes
Jon Grinspan, a doctoral candidate at the University of Virginia, writes that historians have not paid enough attention to the role played by a movement called the Wide Awakes
in setting the scene for these events.
About 1,500 students attended a performance Friday of "The Dragon Awakes
," a theatrical production about the rise of modern China now playing at the Lancaster Performing Arts Center.
MORE than 220 young performers from all over the West Midlands are now busy rehearsing for Coventry's Olympics arts special Godiva Awakes
, does his toilet in mime and goes to work where he taps away on an imaginary computer.
A team of cyclists will transport a statue of the city's legendary heroine from Coventry to London as part of the Godiva Awakes
Giant horses heads, stained glass and details of Lady Godiva's gown were revealed as Coventry-based Imagineer Productions yesterday unveiled details of what the spectacle will look like at a public launch of Godiva Awakes
at the Herbert Art Gallery and Museum.
Male singers are being invited to sign up for the Godiva Awakes
Choir which will sing as part of a special project for the 2012 London Olympics.
Youngsters and teens from across the region will be working on Godiva Awakes
- a 10 metre high Lady Godiva which will travel from Coventry to London for the 2012 Olympics.
DARKNESS surrounds me A blanket of the night Snuggled up in bed Until the morning light I awake
with a start Remembering a dream Visions of the future Or are they things already seen?