An Introduction to Puppetry Performance
With Oliver Smart, Folded Feather
About the Course
This crash course for total beginners will assist you in discovering the essential skills needed to bring puppets and objects alive with movement and emotion.
The sessions will include learning about puppet life, breath and focus. An entertaining and comprehensive introduction to the art of the puppeteer and a springboard to the world of professional development and training at Little Angel Theatre.
Absolute beginners welcome!
About the Tutor
Oliver is a specialist in the design, fabrication and performance of puppets for stage and screen.
He has worked with Disney, The National Theatre, Nickelodeon, ITV, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe, Theatre Royal Bath, Flying Cloud, LAMA Creative, Finger in the Pie, Turtle Key Arts, Irresistible Films, Blind Summit, Puppetlab, Snuff Puppets, Sixth Sense and Travelling Light.
Oliver is a specialist in advanced puppetry education, he is a lead facilitator for Little Angel Theatre Creative Learning Department and has designed and tutored education programmes at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama, Rose Bruford College of Performing Arts and Guildhall School of Music and Drama. Oliver is the lead facilitator on this course.
Dates and times: Saturday 3 and Sunday 4 November 2018, 10am-5pm
Cost: £120/£95 concessions (for two days)
BOOK ONLINE or call our box office on 020 7226 1787
Please note we cannot reserve places on courses or classes, so book early to avoid disappointment.
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