Workshop: Making Marionettes Move

Date/Time

Jan 4, 2014
09:30 AM until 12:30 PM

Description

Learn the physical principals behind marionettes and how to discover the special talents for movement of any marionette. A variety of marionettes from very simple to complex will be available for use. If you have a marionette that you'd like to explore, bring it along. As we discover what each marionette can do we will use that to express action and emotion and to develop short scenes.

Taught by Kurt Hunter:

Kurt Hunter has been following his fascination with marionettes for over thirty years. He has worked on marionettes for "A Prelude to Faust" and "The Sorcerer's Apprentice" at Open Eye Figure Theatre. As a solo puppeteer he has performed in Toy Theatre After Dark at Open Eye, at the Walker Art Center, and at the Jarvis Conservatory in Napa, California.

Coffee, donuts, and supplies included!

Cost

$20

Location

View map Open Eye Figure Theatre
506 E. 24th St.
Minneapolis, MN

Additional Information

Sponsor

Open Eye Figure Theatre

Phone

612-874-6338

Contact name

Liz Schachterle

Contact email

info@openeyetheatre.org

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

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