International Puppet Festival, 2015

International Puppet Festival, 2015
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International Puppet Festival, 2015 says
It's time for the 4th Annual International Puppet Festival
hosted by the mudlark public theatre!

2 Theaters, 3 Shows, 4 Days, ALL PUPPETS!

April 2nd-4th (Thurs-Sat) @ 4pm
Kid Friendly puppetry!

Calliope Puppets presents:
The Elephant's Child, by Rudyard Kipling
This is the classic children's tale of how the elephant got his trunk, told in colorful hand puppetry

FROM IOWA Eulenspiegel Puppet Theatre Co. presents:
The Monkey and the Crocodile
The Monkey and the Crocodile is a delightful hand puppet show created and performed by Justin Cornett-Olsson. Adapted from a tale in the Panchatantra, one of the earliest collections of fables written in India more than 2500 years ago, it features a tricky monkey, a good-natured crocodile, and his greedy wife.
more info at @[NjQyMTgzOTU5MjA4MTA3Omh0dHBcYS8vcHVwcGV0c3B1cHBldHMuY29tLzo6:@[]]

April 2nd-5th (Thurs-Sun) at 9pm
Late Night Puppetry!

" The Spirit in the Axe " by KA
A story about honoring the gifts one is given. The tale of an unappreciative father who is taught a lesson by nature spirits and his magickal son.

" Dreams of " by safe team
A shadow puppet show on the subject of dreams and death

OTHER GIRLS by Hannah Thompson
Movement based performance of fabric sculptures that unfold to a soundscape that is mixed on four track tape loops.

April 3rd-5th (Fri-Sun) @ 8PM

The Mudlark Puppeteers Present:


Adapted from the famous Brothers Grimm the Mudlark Puppeteers return to the Marigny Opera House as part of its fourth New Orleans Puppet Festival, with a new production of “Hansel & Gretel,” featuring marionettes and large puppets.
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