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Look out! Little Red is ridin' into your "hood" and the Big Bad Wolf is working double-time in this twisted, tangle of tales. Two childhood favorites have been cleverly "squished" together with just one Big Bad Wolf to share in all the hilarious fun! We huffed and puffed new life into this production through the use of rod puppets, hand puppets, clever music and an original script.
Atlanta based puppeteer, Lee Bryan - "That Puppet Guy" is a nationally recognized touring artist who combines live vocal characterizations and songs with innovative puppet designs for wholesome family entertainment.
Audiences learn how the discovery of Earth’s invisible magnetic force and static electricity led to a useful understanding of electromagnetic energy. Puppets portray historical figures and famous scientists who employ the process of careful observation and build on each other’s knowledge, to make related discoveries in various parts of the world resulting in the invention of the lightning rod, the battery, the electrical generator, and the electric light bulb. The show explains sustainable energy solutions such as wind mills, solar power, and conservation.
Asheville based Red Herring Puppets delights young audiences throughout the Southeast with their humor, skill, and award-winning "edu-tainment."
Based on the true story of "Lonesome George," this show tells the tale of a truly one-of-a-kind tortoise from the Galapagos Islands. Described by The Smithsonian as "an uplifting eco-fable," this engaging theatrical piece shares an important lesson about man's impact upon the environment. The show was funded in part by a grant from the Puppeteers of America Endowment Fund and was awarded an UNIMA Citation of Excellence.
Barefoot Puppet Theatre features contemporary adaptations of world folktales, classic tales with a twist, myths, and works based on true stories. Audiences love their innovative, hand-crafted puppets and beautifully built staging and scenery.
The Asheville Puppetry Alliance, is a non-profit arts organization promoting puppetry in Western North Carolina. This production is part of their Young Audience Series.
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