[Community Arts Grant] New York State Puppet Festival
Enjoy puppetry right here in Wyoming County with the first ever New York State Puppet Festival.
Visit www.newyorkstatepuppetfestival.org to see a schedule of performances, workshops, and events.
• Dan Hurlin, Winner of the Rome Prize & Alpert Award in Theatre, a Guggenheim Fellow, and Director of the Graduate Theatre Program at Sarah Lawrence College in an exhibits of his works
• Koryu Nishikawa V, Japanese National Cultural Treasure and fifth-generation headmaster of Hachioji Kuruma Ningyo Theatre Company
• Concrete Temple Theatre presenting the internationally-acclaimed family show Gepetto: Extraordinary Extremities
• Tom Lee & Lisa Gonzales premiering their dance/puppetry hybrid piece, Place (No Place). Tom Lee will also present a shadow puppet piece for children, Tomte
• Sam Jay Gold presenting his new Czech-marionette and Balinese shadow puppetry-inspired piece, Untold Stories from the War with the Newts
• Josh Rice presenting his original puppet piece, The Marooned
• Josh Marcks presenting his original puppet piece, The Else
*This program is funded by a NYSCA Decentralization Community Arts Grant*