In the Workshop

In the Workshop

For 18 minutes …(a) delicious thriller, reaching a height of comic trashiness that rivals Tarantino. But parents should rest assured: it is safe to bring your children (eight and up nevertheless).

Trunk Puppet

Trunk Puppet

Did you hear an odd thump?

What is that strange scratching sound?

Oh! That trunk is opening! Trunk Puppet lifts the lid off the Big Box of Life containing our creative spirit, pushing the boundaries of how we experience puppetry. By releasing the imposed control of the puppeteer, letting the puppet have a life of its own, what wonders and mysteries, hilarity and havoc will be unleashed?

The White Woman

The White Woman

Silent, slow and deliberate, steering away from a linear narrative, The White Woman is a poetic and visual performance, without words.

Sagowsko

Sagowsko

Pukawiss, the disowned one, was fascinated with nature. His father, who wished he was more like his older brother, a great hunter and warrior, disowned him. Pukawiss left his family and performed for different villages, eventually creating the hoop dance.

Pigs in a Canoe / Petits cochons dans un canot

Pigs in a Canoe / Petits cochons dans un canot

Alice Nelson and a variety of fun puppets explore humankind’s intricate relationship with water. The younger set will love hilarious stories, historical anecdotes, and fascinating facts.

Human Automaton Theatre Arcade

Human Automaton Theatre Arcade

Climb the stairs and look for a beckoning hand. Enter a secret arcade of miniature theatres. Cross the palm of each show’s operator with a Toonie or a Fiver. Put on the headphones, and be transported by a brief little puppet show or twisted movie.

Handmade Puppet Dreams Family Collection

Handmade Puppet Dreams Family Collection

Sun, March 15, 5pm 40 min All Ages The Studio, Theatre Junction Grand (606 1 Street SW) $15 regular / $10 members & kids   See also: HMPD Volume VI  Wed, March 11, 7 pm, (85 min), 14+ HMPD “Best of” Collection: Wed, March 11, 9:30 pm (60 min) 14+...
Prairie Puppet Underground

Prairie Puppet Underground

What do a lonely bus rider, microscopic puppets, and punk tumours have in common? The prairie, where “nothing ever happens.”

The River

The River

Calgary’s Bleeding Art Industries creates a whimsical Monty Python-esque stop motion animation to the song, River of Snot by the comedic musical trio The Arrogant Worms.