Chinese Shadow Puppetry: A Love Story
Mon., Jan. 13, 7 p.m. 2014
Cost - Onsite: General Public: $30; Members: $20 Cost - Webinar: General Public: $20; Members: $15
Presented by Annie Rollins, Fulbright Fellow in Chinese Shadow Puppetry
Ages 14 & up (Intermediate - Advanced)
This workshop provides both a historical context and puppet-making introduction to the exquisite world of traditional Chinese shadow puppetry. Hear about the form’s sordid history, struggling relevance in today’s world and embodied culture within the puppet design and technique. Then, create your very own Chinese shadow style puppet out of a variety of materials and methods provided.