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Shadow Puppets and Shadow Play
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: David Currell
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-05-31 - Publisher: Crowood

Shadow Puppets and Shadow Play is a comprehensive guide to the design, construction and manipulation and presentation of shadow puppets, considered by many to be the oldest puppet theatre tradition. Traditional shadow play techniques, together with modern materials and methods and recent explorations into theatre of shadows, are explained with
The Shadow Puppet Theatre of Malaysia
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Beth Osnes
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: McFarland

"This book explores the Malaysian form of shadow puppet theatre, highlighting its nature within the context of Southeast Asian shadow puppet theatre traditions. An examination of the Malaysian puppet tradition is provided, as well as performance scripts,designs for characters, instructions for a shadow screen, and easy directions. An additional section
Tall Tree, Nest of the Wind: The Javanese Shadow-play Dewa Ruci Performed by Ki Anom Soeroto
Language: en
Pages: 648
Authors: Bernard Arps
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-18 - Publisher: NUS Press

Javanese shadow puppetry is a sophisticated dramatic form, often felt to be at the heart of Javanese culture, drawing on classic texts but with important contemporary resonance in fields like religion and politics. How to make sense of the shadow-play as a form of world-making? In Tall Tree, Nest of
The Shadow Puppet Book
Language: en
Pages: 128
Authors: Janet Lynch-Watson
Categories: Plays.
Type: BOOK - Published: 1980 - Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated

General instructions for making shadow puppets and scenery and staging productions, with specific directions for producing several plays such as "The Little Red Hen" and "The Emperor's New Clothes."
Shadow Puppets, Shadow Theatres, and Shadow Films
Language: en
Pages: 126
Authors: Lotte Reiniger
Categories: Shadow projection
Type: BOOK - Published: 1975 - Publisher:

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