Stardust Video & Coffee hosts costume party in honor of The Hobbit film release

by

comment

sel-there-and-backjpg

Saturday, Nov. 24 – There and Back Again: The Art of Middle Earth

7 p.m.

Stardust Video & Coffee

1842 E. Winter Park Road

407-623-3393

stardustie.com

free

Quick – how many characters from J.R.R. Tolkien’s The Hobbit can you name? If your answer sounded something like, “Bilbo, Gandalf, Gollum and I’m out,” then some of us don’t feel so bad. The rest of you collectively gasping at our Tolkien ignorance, take heart: Peter Jackson’s long-awaited film, The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, hits theaters Dec. 14, which means the likes of us will be schooled in all things Middle Earth soon enough. In the meantime, you Tolkien lovers can don your whitest, longest beards, brush up on your Elvish and head to Stardust Video & Coffee for “There and Back Again: The Art of Middle Earth,” a costume party celebrating the film’s upcoming release. This is your chance to bring a Tolkien novice, buy them a beer and tell them all about that one-ring-to-rule-them-all business. Just don’t call them your “precious” – they may not understand. – Katherine Ramirez Massey

We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.

Email us at feedback@orlandoweekly.com.

Orlando Weekly works for you, and your support is essential.

Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Central Florida.

Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.

Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Orlando’s true free press free.