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The puppet theatre in America

Paul McPharlin

The puppet theatre in America

a history, 1524-1948.

by Paul McPharlin

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Published by Plays, inc. in Boston .
Written in English

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  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Puppet theater -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesPuppets in America since 1948.
      StatementWith a supplement: Puppets in America since 1948, by Marjorie Batchelder McPharlin.
      ContributionsBatchelder, Marjorie Hope, 1903-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1978.U6 M22 1969
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 734 p.
      Number of Pages734
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4438677M
      LC Control Number79097944

        Shadow Puppet Theatre by Richard Bradshaw (Australia) - Broken Bridge Zhurka Top 10 AMAZING Street Puppet Performers Compilation Shadow theatre of . A history of the people's theatre movement in this country from the early s to the early s, this book deals with the structural and thematic connections between the radical theatre of the twenties and thirties and current work of such revolutionary theatres as the Living Theatre, Open Theatre, Bread and Puppet Theatre, El Teatro Campesino, and San Francisco Mime Troupe.

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      PUPPET: A puppet is an inanimate figure that is made to move by human effort before an audience. Bill Baird, Art of the Puppet TYPES OF PUPPETS HAND PUPPET (glove puppet): A hand or glove puppet is a figure that is slipped over the puppeteer’s hand. The performer may use various fingers to control the character. A well known variation on the hand. Brigid’s book combines the searing experiences of her family with her own compassion and affection. Her family members spring to life and step from the page. ”Uncle Otto's Puppet Theatre" takes the reader through two centuries of Jewish life, spanning peasant years in rural Moravia to headlong flight from Central Europe and hard-earned new.


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