HOBT News

THE PUPPETS ARE COMING!

In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre is excited to co-present such great puppetry!

Registration is now open for HANDMADE WORLDS: A Festival of Puppet Theatre, Sept. 25 – 28, 2014 in Minneapolis. Check out the line-up of incredible performances and workshops and help us spread the word. Support the festival by purchasing your full festival pass today!

Join us in the heart of the Twin Cites thriving puppetry scene for a festival celebrating puppet theatre. The aim of the festival is to bring the best puppet theater that we can find to Twin Cities audiences. This is not a festival just for puppeteers, but this will be an event that puppeteers will not want to miss.

You can attend one or two performances or workshops or register for the entire festival. A full festival pass will ensure that you don’t miss anything and gives you a tremendous savings over purchasing tickets to individual events.

More info: http://www.handmadeworlds.org/

ALSO Discount passes are available until August 1st!

 

War Horse Puppetry Workshop

Photo courtesy of Hennepin Theatre Trust.

Photo courtesy of Hennepin Theatre Trust.

Hennepin Theatre Trust will be partnering with HOBT during the month of June, for a one-time puppet making workshop, in conjunction with the Orpheum Theatre’s presentation of War Horse. Children who participate in the workshop will create their own table-top horse puppets and learn how to animate them.

This event will be held Thursday, June 13th5:00pm, at the FAIR School (10 S. 10th Street in downtown Minneapolis). Tickets will be $5 per participant.

Best suited for children ages 9 and up.