Tag Archives // Puppetry

Vaudevisuals interview with David Commander – “Steve of Tomorrow”

[Translate] “STEVE OF TOMORROW” Created by David Commander and Rob Ramirez Written and Directed by David Commander March 16–April 1, 2017  at The Collapsable Hole55 Bethune Street, New York NY 10014 Thursday-Friday, March 23-24 at 8:00 pm Saturday, March 25 Read the full article…

The Theatre of Robert Anton – An Exhibition

[Translate] The Theater of Robert Anton It must have been early 1980’s, and I was working (performing as a mime) at an upstate NY fair “German Alps Festival” at Hunter Moutain. The festival included many performers and once in awhile Read the full article…

Merry Christmas from Vaudevisuals.com

[Translate] Merry Christmas from Jim Moore on Vimeo. Continue reading…

COFFEEHOUSE CHRONICLES #136 – Theodora Skipitares – LaMama – October 8th, 2016

[Translate] Theodora Skipitares On October 8th, 2016 La Mama presented their monthly series Coffeehouse Chronicles. This afternoon was devoted to the work of visual theater artist/puppeteer Theodora Skipitares. Coffeehouse Chronicles #136 Curator: Michal Gamily Moderator: JoAnne Akalaitis Panelists: Andrea Balis, Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals interview with Jessica Scott – “Ship of Fools” @ HERE

[Translate] Backstage at HERE I had a chance to interview theater director/performer/teacher/puppeteer Jessica Scott. Her new show opens Oct 13th. SHIP OF FOOLS ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Conceived by Jessica Scott Devised by Jessica Scott with Anonymous Ensemble Co-Director, Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals interview with Spencer Lott – “Blossom” at Dixon Place

[Translate] BLOSSOM Emerging puppeteer & Jim Henson Foundation resident artist Spencer Lott visualizes the surreal landscape between reality and memory through the beautiful unraveling of one man’s mind. After being diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease, James Blossom and his daughter grapple Read the full article…

William Castle’s 1974 film “Shanks” with Marcel Marceau

[Translate] Marcel Marceau performs in William Castle’s 1974 horror film about puppetry. A revenge-driven puppeteer applies his talent to humans in this supernatural horror film. ~ ~ ~ ~ ~ Wikipedia says: “Shanks is a 1974 American horror film about Read the full article…

LaMama Coffeehouse Chronicles #129 – Contemporary Puppet Theater

[Translate] Contemporary Puppet Theater Curator: Michal Gamily Moderator: Cheryl Henson Panelists: Ralph Lee, Roman Paska, Lake Simons and Amy Trompetter Examining the contemporary puppet theater from 1970’s to present. Cheryl Henson introduces the evening’s agenda to the audience. Federico Restrepo Read the full article…

MOVE IT! – Parallel Exit’s Variety show – June 27th, 2015 @ Brooklyn Public Library

[Translate] Parallel Exit presents MOVE IT! Saturday June 27th, 2015 @ Brooklyn Public Library The line up for this hour of variety arts is: John Grimaldi Daniel Passer Nelson Lugo Stephanie Fribourg Paul Valenti Mark Gindick ~ ~ ~ Hosted Read the full article…

Vaudevisuals interview with Gabrielle St. Evensen – Radical Vaudeville

[Translate] Every first Wednesday of the month at a Lower East side venue called THE COW a celebration of eccentric variety arts commences. RADICAL VAUDEVILLE! A cross section of NY's wildest performers come together for an evening of wonder and Read the full article…