Shadow Puppets

August21, 2011
by Shibumi

Are You My Mother?

Adapted from P.D.Eastman’s classic picture book

The Silly Rabbit

Adapted from the folk-tale

Nikita anchored a one-week long workshop in shadow-puppetry at school this month, at the end of which we put up two little plays, both based on well-known stories. Two student groups of eight each (between 7 and 14 years old) worked towards one play each. Nikita briefly took us through the history of this art-form and showed us amazing examples of shadow-puppetry, before we began together to visualise the stories and make and choreograph the puppets.



Behind the Scenes
– From Nikita’s blog



Artwork, Workshops

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