Category Archives: Adult Puppetry

Melbourne puppetry masterclass

On Sunday March 18th 2018, Adam Bennett of DNA Puppetry and Visual Theatre conducted a day long masterclass on puppetry manipulation and performance technique. The venue was Siteworks in Brunswick, a newly opened facility which offers a great set of … Continue reading

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Puppetry in the UK

a round up of UK puppetry 2015 Continue reading

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Puppetry at Walker Art Gallery Liverpool

Adam Bennett of DNA spent the day yesterday at the Walker Art Gallery with a mixed age group of children and adults making puppets and then having fun learning how to perform with them. Here are some photos of their … Continue reading

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Making Michael

  DNA co-founder Adam Bennett shares his thoughts on developing the puppetry on ‘The Caucasian Chalk Circle’ for Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh Adam Bennett, the puppeteer, is genuinely brilliant- truly, he makes some white rags and a polystyrene head into … Continue reading

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Wayang World Puppet Carnival – Jakarta Sept 1-8th, 2013

http://www.wayangcarnival.com/home/ Well the dust has settled, and Im ready to write about the wonderful time had at ‘the most extravagant wayang-puppet carnival in the world!’ Over 40 companies played, with a big eclectic mix of traditional and contemporary work.¬† I … Continue reading

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Change of Heart – Fringe World , Perth, Western Australia

‘Its a fool looks for logic in the chambers of the human heart’ from ‘O Brother Where Art Thou? Its been a very hot week, with temperatures reaching near 40 degrees somedays in rehearsal¬† in my studio,with no air con, … Continue reading

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Hand-made magic in a one woman show – ‘Change of Heart’

Rachel Riggs is obsessed with hearts. This British born puppeteer, artist and director has had a thing about them ever since the first show she made in 1993 called ‘The Cabinet of Hearts’. Since then she founded her own company … Continue reading

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