Trolland Early Years Arts Experience

Come along and hear the story of the election of a new king of Trolland and create your own scenario and personalised Troll puppet!


An exhibition and interactive workshop session for children aged 4-6 years. TROLLAND is about leadership and election. The legacy puppets are made by Vitalijus Mazuras (Lithuania) and the facilitation and performance of the story will be by Cliodhna Noonan.

Production Credits

Cliodhna NOONAN & Axis BALLYMUN, Creators
Dominic MOORE, Director
Vitalijus MAZURAS, Puppets

Akvile SIMANSKIENE, Design

Jacques MATTHIESSEN, Script


TROLLAND is supported by Culture Ireland 2024

About the Artists

Cliodhna Noonan is an early years theatre and storytelling artist in Ireland. She has been artist in residence at ATU working with BA students in early childhood for two years. She is also currently artist in residence in Axis Ballymun Theatre, where she is creating an early years hub space in the community. She lectures in socio dramatic play at Dublin City University. She is curious about theatre of the question, where stories encourage children to come up woth their own answers about socially relevant topics. 

    • Aimed Towards Children
Primary Language
Accessibility Information
  • Not Applicable
Event Format
All Contributors ‘On the Ground’