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Trouble Puppet's Puppetry Training Boot Camp- August

Presented by Trouble Puppet Theater Co. at Santa Cruz Center for Culture, Austin TX

Aug 19 - 21 2018
Trouble Puppet's Puppetry Training Boot Camp- August

A three day intensive in Trouble Puppet Theater Company’s signature style of American Tabletop puppetry.

A three day intensive in Trouble Puppet Theater Company’s signature style of American Tabletop puppetry, led by Artistic Director Connor Hopkins.  Learn the fundamentals of puppetry: breath, gravity, focus, and momentum, through exercises, object manipulation, and hands on puppetry.  Examine the specific challenges of controlling a puppet’s head, center of gravity, and feet.

Tabletop puppetry is a very physical form, and participants should expect to exert themselves, within reason.  Shoes

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Santa Cruz Center for Culture

1805 East 7th Street, Austin, TX 78702

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