Being a solo puppeteer raises many questions…
What’s my relationship to the puppets?
How do I operate multiple characters at the same time?
How do I keep the story alive while dealing with the technical stuff?
And how do I create when working alone?
Rene Baker’s new online course ‘The Solo Puppeteer’ will explore all of these topics.
Using precise techniques, you’ll cover:
Rene Baker’s workshops have been developed with professional puppeteers, actors and directors in mind but previous experience in puppetry is not a requirement. You will work with your own materials but if you don’t have your own puppets, a soft toy, piece of paper or a tea pot can become characters too.
To apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org with a brief description of yourself and your puppetry experience.
Deadline for applications: Wednesday 5th January