Monthly Archives: May 2018

Summer at Sandglass

summer greetings from Sandglass!
a way to celebrate with puppetry all season

Punschi at Strolling of the Heifers

Saturday June 2 in Brattleboro, VT

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Puppet Building Workshop Weekend

June 8 – 10 at Sandglass Theater in Putney,

Here, there and everywhere!

Sandglass associate artists Jana Zeller and Kalob Martinez present original hand puppet pieces at The Great River Festival in Saxtons River
July 6 – 8
El Beto

El Beto by Kalob Martinez is a one man,

Sandglass associate artists at The Great River Festival

handpuppetnightJana Zeller and Kalob Martinez present original hand puppet pieces at The Great River Festival in Saxtons River
July 6 – 8
El Beto

El Beto by Kalob Martinez is a one man, bilingual, hand puppet version of Shakespeare’s Macbeth and is set in the world of the Mexican drug cartel.

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 Camp

Puppet Camp for Kids with Jana Zeller at Sandglass Theater
July 23 – July 27, 2018 from 9 am – 3 pm Ages 9 and up, Cost: $240

smilekidandpuppetEach participant will build a table top puppet. We will create props and a set,

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.