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Newham Woodcraft Folk – Solidarity and Friendship Camp

Outside Puppets was invited to join the camp with Woodcraft this year and the children made an amazing show! Definitely the 2016 highlight for us!

These brilliant pictures speak for themselves.

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a trolley full of puppets!

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Wodcraft puppet making workshop Mr NONONO
Mr NONONO

THE EXPERIMENT

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photo Yi Wang
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photo Yi Wang
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photo Yi Wang

In a Food Lab, scientists Wagner and Vladimir are attempting to create the ultimate super food aided by their psychotic drug lover guinea-pig. As the experiment progresses, the excitement grows, fumes and gazes go loose, mistakes happens and things get out of hands. The result of the experiment is nothing like what was expected…

The Experiment is a comical and satirical take on the food industry and its alchemical secrets cabaret performance using muppets and rod puppets.

Family audience (+12)

Duration: 20min

Crew: 4

Tech: A table and spotlights.

Laptop playback for sound, or we can bring portable sound.

THE THINKER

“If you accept your shadow… then you can reclaim your light”

“The thinker” is the story of how the wounded ego must hide everything we believe that is unacceptable about ourselves; to fulfill this task the ego builds a mask to prove the rest that we don’t have so many defects. Through masks, rod puppets, muppets, giant puppets, the blending of the body with life size puppets, physical theatre, music and visual arts, “The thinker” is a multi sensorial experience.

Created out of a collaboration between puppeteer Andres Anguita, painter Jaime Valtierra, mime artist Madalena and circus performer Virginia Gamboa, the show did its first appearance in the Boom Festival in Portugal for the full moon of August 2008.