TOURING SHOW- The Birth of the Monkey King
Duration: 35 minutes
Audience Size: Up to 800
Puppet Style: Overhead projector shadows
Stage Size (meters): 18m x 12m x 15m
Description: The birth and exploits of Sun Wu Kung, handsome Monkey King, as he shakes the foundations of Heaven. Adapted from the epic 16th century novel Journey to the West.
TOURING SHOW- Tiger Tales
Duration: 50 minutes
Audience Size: 50-500
Puppet Style: Overhead projector shadow puppetry
Stage Size: 15' x 12' x 10' (min)
Description: 4 spicy tales about life in the jungle under the horrible rule of the reigning carnivore, as told by a wily rabbit.
WORKSHOP- Overhead Projection/Shadow Puppetry
Leader: Stephen Kaplin
Duration: 180-240 minutes
Max Enrollment Range: 10-20
Puppet Style/Skill Taught: Shadow, overhead projector
Space Size: Classroom
Tech Requirements: Projection screen
Description: Introduction to shadow puppetry techniques both ancient (Chinese style) and modern (on OP).
DESIGN SERVICE- Designer- Stephen Kaplin
Types of Puppets Built: Shadow, rod, Bunraku, hand
Custom and/or Ready-Made Puppets: Custom
Description: All types of puppets, specializing in shadows.