Puppets and Puppet Theatre

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    "Puppets and Puppet Theatre" contains everything one needs to know to progress from a beginner's level to a high standard of artistry. Puppeteer David Currell concentrates on designing, making, and performing with the main types of puppets, offering detailed information on the nature and heritage of puppet theater; the anatomy of a puppet and its design and structure; materials and methods for sculpting, modeling, and casting puppet parts; step-by-step instructions for constructing marionettes as well as glove, hand, rod, and shadow puppets; and the control and manipulation of all these types of puppets. The author then covers staging principles and construction methods; principles of lighting and sound; and the basics of producing a show. Lavishly illustrated and filled with expert tips and insights, this is a must-have book for anyone drawn to the magical world of puppets and puppet theater.

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    Number of Pages: 176
    Format(s): Hardback - ISBN: 9781861261359
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    Listed in: Puppetry, miniature & toy theatre
    Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd

    Books by David Currell

    Hardback

    RRP: £19.95

    Sale Price: £14.43

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