“Hyacinth & Rosebud” by Novalis

Performed at the Festival of Initiative in Manitoba, CA on August 12, 2023.


Hyacinth and Rosebud 

A Performance Video

Read by Margit Ilgen and and Marion Kleist Donehower

Music: Bruce Donehower / Video: Bruce Donehower




Original German language version: click here.


This English language performance video was made in summer 2020 as a creative response to the Covid crisis by members of the Section for the Literary Arts and Humanities of the School for Spiritual Science in North America. It was our first attempt to make a fairytale performance video. Original music and translation by Bruce Donehower. Click this sentence to read more about the performance text.