File puptcrit/puptcrit.0602, message 154


Date: Thu, 16 Feb 2006 14:03:36 -0800 (PST)
To: puptcrit-AT-lists.driftline.org
Subject: Re: [Puptcrit] New England - Slamtastic Puppet Mini-Tour


And hey - if any of these lovely artists, or others are in the
NYC area and would like a little puppet slam experience, come by
PUNCH next Thursday - come and watch or email me if you'd like
to perform...!!!

- Gretchen
gretchen-AT-dramaofworks.com 

--- Marsian De Lellis <themarsian-AT-gmail.com> wrote:

> BLOOD FROM A TURNIP & PUPPET SHOWPLACE JOIN FORCES!
> 
> FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17TH at 10PM
> PERISHABLE THEATRE in PROVIDENCE, RI
> 
> &
> 
> SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18TH at 8PM
> PUPPET SHOWPLACE in BROOKLINE, MA
> 
> PROVIDENCE, RI - - Hold onto your seats! Rhode Island's Only
> Late-night Puppet Salon's takes off on its first ever
> SLAMTASTIC
> PUPPET MINI-TOUR!!!
> 	In a startling & unprecedented Turnip first, BLOOD FROM A
> TURNIP has
> joined forces with THE PUPPET SHOWPLACE in BROOKLINE  to bring
> you the
> first ever SLAMTASTIC PUPPET MINI-TOUR! "Two cities in two
> nights!"
> exclaimed Turnip visionary, Vanessa Gilbert, "It was more than
> even I
> could have ever dreamed of!"
> 	As for how this arrangement came about, plaything & Turnip
> spokes-kweer, Marsian explained, "After sold out shows & with
> an
> audience that has been fatigued by reality television, I
> believe that
> these late night puppet slams are becoming the next wave in
> American
> vaudeville. . .so much so that I predict puppeteers will be
> the next
> rock stars!" Added the furry co-hostess, "It was only natural
> we went
> on tour."
> 	Boston puppet mogul, Carl Wieting joins the Turnip gang, as
> does
> alpha-male, Matt Kandarian, filling in for Ms. Gilbert while
> she is
> off on assignment. "I haven't been this excited to host a
> pupet show
> since Ms. Doucette's kindergarden class", admited Kandarian,
> candidly.
> 
> 	ACTS INCLUDE:
> 
> * Emmy Bean with "War Bride", an exploration of longing, loss,
> &
> absent love at a 2am kitchen table in 1946.
> 
> *Jonny Clockworks with his small-scale piece, "minutia".
> 
> * Ken Berman, Faye Dupras & Sara Frechette of Dramaton Theater
> performing "The Traveler".
> 
> * Sara Frechette performing her marrionette piece, "Man on the
> Burning
> Tightrope".
> 
> * Kristen Mclean performing "The Story of Bird Girl in an
> Overture &
> Three Acts" about the trials & tribulations of being a
> sensitive soul
> in a cruel, cruel world.
> 
> * Jim Sedgwick performing "The Pope Wears Bozo Shoes", a manic
> multimedia adventure on the high seas, with generous helpings
> of
> intrigue, non-stop carnage, cross-dressing, memorized lines, &
> a brief
> excursion down Memory Lane.
> 
> * Ceili Clemens with "Remember Me" about finding hope after
> loss.
> 
> * AND OTHERS!
> 
> SEE what the Providence Phoenix is calling:
> "a wildly diverse and thoroughly entertaining showcase"
> 
> 	FIND OUT what the Providence Journal deems:
> "wacky and funny. . intelligent, insightful and a little bit
> edgy"
> 
> 		EXPERIENCE. . .
> 		
> 			THE SLAMTASTIC PUPPET MINI-TOUR!
> 
> 1st Stop: PROVIDENCE, RI
> 
> FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 17TH at 10PM:
> BLOOD FROM A TURNIP
> PERISHABLE THEATRE
> 95 Empire Street, Downtown Providence
> call 401.331.2695 ext. 106 for details
> www.perishable.org
> All seats $5
> no reservations
> 
> 2nd Stop: BROOKLINE, MA
> 
> SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 18TH at 8PM:
> PUPPET SHOWPLACE
> 37 Station Street, Brookline,  MA
> call 617.731.6400 for details
> www.puppetshowplace.org
> general $13/ students $10
> reservations recommended
> 
> for inquiries, contact bloodfromaturnip-AT-mac.com
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