Puppets and performing objects: a practical guide

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Crowood,
Pub. Date:
2007.
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English
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This fascinating study reveals a world where a suitcase can comment on politics and a marionette can play Faust. It answers the question of why directors, writers, and producers use puppets and objects, investigating their different styles of performance, the distinction between props and performing objects, and how actors learn to animate. Ideal for anyone participating in or directing productions involving puppets or inanimate objects, this book paints a vivid picture of one of the most entertaining forms of theater.

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table_of_contents The conventions of puppet theatre -- The conventions of object theatre -- Visual effects, shadows, scale and sound -- Scripts and stimuli -- Production decisions -- Rehearsals -- The work of the designer/maker -- The work of the animator -- Work for children -- Puppets and objects in the community, teaching and therapy.
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