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Puppets and Puppet Theatre

By David Currell

ISBN: 9781861261359
PUBLISHED (THIS EDITION): 1999
PAGES: 176
BINDING: Hardback
SIZE: 260 x 215 mm
INSIDE: 120 colour photographs, 280 line drawings

Puppets & Puppet Theatre is essential reading for everyone interested in making and performing with puppets. It concentrates on designing, making and performing with the main types of puppet, and is extensively illustrated in full colour throughout.

Topics covered include: nature and heritage of puppet theatre; the anatomy of a puppet, its design and structure; materials and methods for sculpting, modelling and casting; step-by-step instructions for making glove, hand, rod and shadow puppets & marionettes; puppet control and manipulation; staging principles, stage and scenery design; principles of sound & lighting and finally, organisation of a show.

RRP: £19.95

Site Price: £15.96

E-Book Edition: £14.99 (incl. VAT)


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