Wed, Nov 7 | 7pm-9pm

Tabletop Bunraku Puppetry

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Thistel Theatre

Presented by Zane Exactly, Andre Nelson, and Gina Wilhelm of Thistle Theatre of Seattle, Washington

 

Workshop

Wed, Nov 7 | 7pm-9pm

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Overview

Overview

Wednesday, Nov 7 | 7pm-9pm

Join Thistle Theatre puppeteers Zane Exactly, Andre Nelson and Gina Wilhelm and experience first-hand the challenging and rewarding style of Tabletop Bunraku puppetry (a hallmark of all Thistle Theatre productions), a variation of traditional Japanese Bunraku.  This workshop allows you to examine the construction techniques of these unique puppets and learn team puppet manipulation (including the role of each puppeteer on the team and how to focus, walk and use props).  Observers and participants welcome!

LEVEL: All levels - Ages 18+

CAPACITY: 18

COST$30 Nonmenbers | $20 Members 

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