Posts Tagged ‘Firebird’

Jul. 20 2016

Reimagining Stravinsky’s Firebird

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | Comments Off on Reimagining Stravinsky’s Firebird

Imagine A Midsummer Night’s Dream peopled by puppets that swoop around and amongst the actors as shadow characters! This was how I first came across the Handspring Puppet Company at Johannesburg’s Market Theatre. The company, established in Cape Town by Adrian Kohler and Basil Jones, draws its inspiration from the West African tradition of puppetry […]