11am & 1pm
EPISODE 2: ADVENTURES FROM THE AMAZON JUNGLE
with Loco7 Dance Puppet Theatre Company
SEUCY AND BOTO:ADVENTURES FROM THE AMAZON JUNGLE is an episodic series for kids about the adventures of Seucy, a brave little girl who battles any obstacle in order to keep the Amazon Jungle safe!
In Episode 2, Seucy, and her half-boy/half-dolphin pal Boto, unite with other amazing friends like Itzpapalotl the Butterfly, Sasha the Anaconda, Ceneotl the Frog, and Pachamama the Shaman. Together they battle Yacu the evil River Monster and do what ever it takes to stop him from destroying the waters and all the creatures that live there. Ages 4 and up!
DON’T MISS EPISODES 3 of Seucy and Boto’s Adventures!
--- June 6 at 11am ---
Loco7 is well-known for its productions that blend rhythmic music, live musicians, dancers body puppets and larger-than-life marionettes, having premiered 13 original pieces at La MaMa that have subsequently travelled globally, as well. Mr. Restrepo has performed with La MaMa's celebrated Great Jones Repertory under the direction of the late Ellen Stewart in productions such as THE RAVEN, PERSEUS, ANTIGONE and SEVEN AGAINST THEBES. Ms. Greber is an artist-in-residence at La MaMa and has also appeared in numerous productions with Great Jones Repertory, as well as in productions at Ontological Theatre, Ohio and HERE. She is the Director and Curator of La MaMa's Puppet Series.
Federico Restrepo was born in Colombia and founded his company, Loco7 Dance Puppet Theatre, at La MaMa in 1986 to expand the use of puppetry in dance theatre.