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Choreographing Breath and Thought

Choreographing Breath and Thought

I have a unified theory of puppet performance that I’ve taken to calling “Six Principles of Great Puppetry”. It’s been slowly simmering in my brain for at least as long as I’ve been writing this blog. The UK’s National Theatre recently produced a pair of interesting videos that deal with two of those elements, which I think are especially important and often under-utilized by puppeteers. Read more →