La MaMa Puppet Slam: October 2019

October 25 - October 27, 2019

Downstairs | 66 East 4th Street (Basement Level)

Friday and Saturday at 7PM; Sunday at 5PM

$20 Tickets; $15 Student/Senior Tickets [+$1 Facility Fee]

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Curated by Jane Catherine Shaw

Dear Artists! The 2019 La MaMa Puppet Slam presents short works of genius! These condensed works of puppetry are original, compelling, brilliant, witty, tragic, funny, stunning,startling, ironic, exotic, political, lyrical, musical, beautiful, intellectual, experimental, wild.... and always demonstrate genius in a matter of minutes!


Performances on October 25, 26 & 27

Asuk and Masuk by Ayhan Hulagu

A Rough Pencil Sketch by PlayLab NYC

 Tetrahedron by Steven Widerman / The Puppet Company

Sophie and the Mummers (Excerpt) by New England Puppet Arts

Daydream Tutorial No. 6: How to live in your dream home by Maiko Kikuchi

Visions of December by Evolve Puppets

Allimah's Aricama Dream Song by Maria Camia

Gemma's Share by Cabot Parsons

Enjaulados by Luis Grande

Land Line by Vinny Mraz

In The Time of the Blue Ball by Ali + Lila

Performance on October 26th & 27th ONLY

Dark Angels by Lee Connah

Performances on October 25th ONLY

The Seance Project by Cardium Mechanicum Theater

Wave: An Incantation by Michelle Beshaw

Performance on October 26th ONLY

Another World is Possible: The Possible Hospital by The People's Puppets of OWS

Performance on October 27th ONLY

Chapter 2: Cranky the Diver Meets a Kraken by Eva Lansberry / Eva Crankypants: Sub-Aquatic Suitcase Adventures