Monthly Archives: May 2018

Review of D-Generation by Jim Lowe

Published November 24, 2013 in the Times Argus

 

Theater Review: Puppets share humans’ dementia

By Jim Lowe
, Staff Writer

Beauty, pain and humor combine to make “D-Generation: An Exaltation of Larks,” Sandglass Theater’s poignant take on dementia,

When I put On Your Glove

glovefuryWhen I Put On Your Glove is a puppetry, dance and spoken word piece that explores a daughter’s relationship to her father’s work building upon a premise that puppets are containers of memory. In it, a daughter explores what it means for her to slip into her father’s art and not just the form,

Punschi plays on

Punschi

just arrived back from tour in Southern California where Shoshana Bass and Jana Zeller played for audiences in theaters, schools, libraries and festivals.

“I feel so in love with our work, with the people it connects us to,

Punschi at the Retreat Farm

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Sunday, May 27th at 11am

A collection of delightful and compelling short puppet pieces presented by the Sandglass Theater. Perfect for kids and adults alike, Punschi features hand puppets, a miniature circus, music, and lots of laughs!

Puppet Camps

With Shoshana Bass at Main Street Arts in Saxton’s River
dsc8130-previewJune 25-29th from 9am – 3pm   Ages 8-12, Cost: $240
Build a variety of simple puppets of different sizes, embellish them with character and costume, and learn techniques for animating the puppets and creating story with them.

Summer Intensive

Amirah-Poster1Amirah Sackett Residency

The hip-hop group We’re Muslim, Don’t Panic was conceived of by dancer Amirah Sackett in 2011, a moment Sackett referred to as “a really tumultuous time in history as far as Islam is concerned.”Determined to shift the terms of the conversation,

We’re Muslim, Don’t Panic

By Amirah Sackett
A Voices of Community residency including workshops, performances and school engagement.

In this significant time in which we must collectively try to understand the nature of our diversity, Sandglass is excited to have the opportunity to bring Amirah M.