Serious themes that were handled in a mature and intelligent manner by puppeteers who understand how to explore these themes using puppetry.
The National Puppetry Conference at the Eugene O’Neill Theatre Center is a haven for artists, allowing them to focus on process, to make mistakes, to explore the art of puppetry in all its infinite variety of forms and to have fun.
The Telltale Heart
The Tiger’s Prime Minister
Sammy and Sofa
“Brain scrambler” is an apt description of this ninety minute thrill ride that twists and turns and doubles back on itself.
When the chemistry clicks it’s hard not to get caught up in Tim and Jim’s off-the-monkey-stenciled-wall view of the world.
Puppeteers need a venue like Cat’s Paw Cabaret. It’s a great place to flex creative muscles and experiment with crazy stuff.