Intro to Hand Puppetry Series
Looking to broaden your performance skills? MicheLee Puppets introduces beginner classes designed for actors, dancers, teachers and anyone who is interested in learning the basics of hand puppetry. In this 3-session class participants learn basic techniques for performing a moveable-mouth hand puppet, including manipulation, use of arm-rods, and the development of a character. Ages 13-Adult.
Classes can either be purchased individually or as a series for a discounted rate.
Purchase all 3 sessions for $100. Fee includes one eyeball practice puppet.
Puppetry Exploration for Students with Unique Abilities
(4) 6-week projects run from January through July 2019.
Classes begin January 7th!
Ages: Teens and Adults
The art of puppetry opens new avenues of communication and self-expression, especially for those challenged with verbal communication. This carefully designed curriculum for teens and adults with unique abilities includes physical movement, quiet activities, puppet design/construction, and performance techniques. PARENTS MAY PARTICIPATE for FREE.
ALL CLASSES TAKE PLACE ON MONDAYS FROM 5:30pm-6:30pm
(Session 1) Jan. 7, 14, 21, 28, Feb. 4, 11
(Session 2) Feb. 25, Mar. 4, 11, 25, Apr. 1, 8
(Session 3) Apr. 29, May 6, 13, 20, 27, June 3
(Session 4) June 17, 24, July 8, 15, 22, 29
Puppetry In Production
Saturday, January 26, 2019
9am-2pm (includes a 30 minute lunch break)
Workshops, Artist Residencies, and Consulting
Looking to enhance a lesson, engage your students, or need guidance in a puppetry production? We come to you! With over 30 years of experience in the puppetry arts, MicheLee Puppets can guide you through any of your puppetry needs. We offer:
Workshops for grades Pre-K-12th grade. These single day classes are customized to fit your schedule and introduce puppetry to classrooms, scout troops and more. Workshops may include making simple puppets and practicing performance techniques.
Artist Residencies for grades Pre-K-12th grade. These multi-day classes are customized to fit your schedule and can incorporate puppetry into any subject matter. Students practice teamwork, build simple puppets, and learn the basics of puppetry performance.
Consulting for all things puppetry! Video production, stage production, puppet building, using your voice- if it involves puppetry, we can help.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to schedule your workshop, residency or consultation.