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A New Work from Sandglass Theater          babylonweb

Available for touring Autumn 2017

Conceived by Eric Bass and Ines Zeller Bass
Directed by Eric Bass and Roberto Salomon
Designed by Ines Zeller Bass and Jana Zeller
Music by Brendan Taaffe
Performed by Shoshana Bass,

Natan el Sabio


A Collaboration Between Teatro Luis Poma (El Salvador) and Sandglass Theater.

Gotthold Ephraim Lessing published Nathan the Wise in 1779 as an epic poem, a play written in verse. It is a great German Enlightenment work, dealing with the interconnectedness of Christians,

D-Generation: An Exaltation of Larks

D-generation puppets - Sandglass Theater

A piece about play, joy, and communication. A piece about dementia.
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Richard 3.5: Light Ruminations on Murder

Bob Berky and Eric Bass in Richard 3.5 at Sandglass Theater

It’s showtime again, and onstage, live from the 15th century, King Richard III is here to perform, for your enjoyment, 11 murders and 7 songs that Shakespeare never meant to write. Surrounded by larger-than-life candles, whose wax is used to create the puppet victims before your eyes,

Autumn Portraits (1980)

Autumn Portraits - puppetry by Sandglass Theater

Since its creation in 1980, this celebrated solo performance has won awards in Australia, Hungary and a Citation of Excellence from the Union Internationale de la Marionette.

Autumn Portraits is a compelling evening-long solo puppet-and-mask performance, a series of five interlocking vignettes,

Isidor’s Cheek (for Family Audiences)

Isador's Cheeks Puppet Show by Sandglass Theater

Lazy Isidor never went out
He just stayed at home merely lolling about…
Isidor’s Cheek

So begins the song, which begins the story, which begins the adventure: One day, something drives Isidor from out of his little grey existence.