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Summer time Performing and Puppetry Workshops – Dream Story Puppets


Jacek Zuzanski, Falmouth Artwork Middle, Mansfield, Mattapoisett, Mid-Cape, Middleborough, and Carver Public Libraries invite kids ages 9 and older to the Summer time Performing and Puppetry Workshops. Six teams of individuals from six cities will be taught the ins and outs of puppet constructing and efficiency and can work collaboratively to develop and stage a puppet play. For every group, the workshop will happen throughout six hour-long classes (digital and in-person), and can culminate in a last filmed efficiency.

After receiving an exercise equipment with fundamental supplies, a brief description of the play, and a top level view of the scene the group will probably be staging, individuals will construct a tabletop puppet character for the play tailored from a narrative a couple of fisherman and magic fish!

Throughout the first classes (through Zoom), individuals will obtain directions on constructing their puppets. Further directions will probably be obtainable on this weblog in order that individuals will be capable of proceed constructing between scheduled conferences. Throughout the third and fourth digital classes, the members of six ensembles will begin studying the right way to give life to their characters; they’ll play and improvise the scenes from the play.

The penultimate classes will probably be dedicated to rehearsing the scenes, and to making ready for filming, which can happen in the course of the last classes! Footage from the six video recordings will probably be edited into a movie, which will probably be made obtainable to individuals for on-line viewing!

These workshops are free. In case you are from one of many listed above cities taking part on this venture and also you want to find out about registration, please contact your library or Falmouth Artwork Middle. Areas are restricted. Please join early.

SCHEDULES

 

Falmouth
Monday 7.5, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Monday 7.12, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Monday 7.19, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Monday 7.26, 9:30-10:30, LIVE
Monday 8.2, 9:30-10:30, LIVE
Monday 8.9, 9:30-10:30, LIVE

 

Barnastable
Monday 7.5, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Monday 7.12, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Monday 7.19, 11:00-12:00, ZOOM
Monday 7.26, 12:30-1:30, LIVE
Monday 8.2, 12:30-1:30, LIVE
Monday 8.9, 12:30-1:30, LIVE

 

Mattapoisett
Tuesday 7.6, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Tuesday 7.13, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Tuesday 7.20, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Tuesday 7.27, 10:00-11:00, LIVE
Tuesday 8.3, 9:30-10:30 ZOOM
Tuesday 8.10, 10:00-11:00, LIVE

 

Carver
Tuesday 7.6, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Tuesday 7.13, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Tuesday 7.20, 11:00-12:00, ZOOM
Tuesday 7.27, 1:00-2:00, LIVE
Tuesday 8.3, 11:00-12:00, ZOOM,
Tuesday 8.10, 1:00-2:00, LIVE

 

Middleborough
Wednesday 7.7, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Wednesday 7.14, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Wednesday 7.21, 11:00-12:00, ZOOM
Thursday 7.29, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Wednesday 8.4, 10:00-11:00, LIVE
Wednesday 8. 11, 10:00-11:00, LIVE

 

Mansfield
Wednesday 7.7, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Wednesday 7.14, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Wednesday 7.21, 9:30-10:30, ZOOM
Thursday 7.29, 11:00-12:00, ZOOM
Wednesday 8.4, 1:00-2:00, LIVE
Wednesday 8. 11, 1:00-2:00, LIVE

MATERIALS PROVIDED IN THE ACTIVITY KIT
a bit of froth pre-shaped into the puppet head
acrylic paint for portray the top
a couple of toothpicks to bolster the nostril
a bit of wooden for shoulders
a rope for arms
a bit of cardboard for arms
paper tape to bolster the arms
cloth tubes for sleeves
wire for hair
items of cloth for costume
a couple of different gadgets so as to add to costume

 

ADDITIONAL MATERIALS TO BE PROVIDED BY PARENTS
watercolor paints or creative acrylic paints to color face options (alternatively, shade markers might be used)
a small bottle of white glue (Elmer’s Glue-All 4 fl, oz., obtainable on the Cease and Store)
a brown paper bag or comparable paper for papier-mâché
duct tape (not essential however might be helpful)
a couple of items of cloth for costumes

 

TOOLS NEEDED
foil, mat, piece of cardboard, or tablecloth to guard the desk
a bit of cardboard (sq. foot or comparable measurement) for engaged on papier-mâché
scissors
a flat stiff faculty or creative brush about half an inch broad or comparable (to color over the top and arms and to do papier-mâché)
a pointed spherical skinny brush or two to color face options
a scorching glue gun and glue sticks
advisable protecting gloves when working with scorching glue gun
two small plastic containers with covers (like a flat one from hummus or a small one from cream cheese) for glue and water

 

TOOLS THAT MAY BE USEFUL
a needle and thread
a stapler and staples

 

This program is supported partly by grants from the Falmouth, Mansfield, Mattapoisett, Mid-Cape, Middleborough, and Carver Cultural Councils, native companies that are supported by the Mass Cultural Council, a state company.

 

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