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Spring Puppet Forum Series: Banners and Cranks

Wednesday, April 12, 2017
7:00pm – 8:30pm

Storrs Campus
Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry

Attending this event counts towards Sophomore Honors.

For its 2017 Spring Puppet Forum Series, the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at the University of Connecticut will host four free scintillating discussions with puppeteers, animators, designers, producers, and writers on Wednesday evenings at 7 p.m. in February through April at in the Ballard Institute Theater, located at 1 Royce Circle in Storrs Center. The Spring Puppet Forum schedule will include the following talks: April 12: Banners and Cranks with Clare Dolan and Dave Buchen In conjunction with the concurrent Banners and Cranks exhibition at the Ballard Institute, curator Clare Dolan, puppeteer and director of Vermont's Museum of Everyday Life; and Puerto-Rico based puppeteer, author, and visual artist Dave Buchen talk about the old-and-new international painting and performance medium they have nurtured since the first Banners and Cranks festival in 2010.

Contact:

emily.wicks@uconn.edu

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