La MaMa Su Casa Program: Studies in Puppet Form Presentation

Workshop Leader: Federico Restrepo

About the Program
“Studies in Puppet Form,” conducted by Federico Restrepo, introduced seniors to the use of puppetry in dance. Participants learned how to use the body and puppetry to communicate character and action, and improve body control and body language. They collaboratively developed a short puppet and movement performance that highlights their own stories. 

Puppet Performance at Henry Street Settlement Senior Center!
June 25, 2019
12:30pm in the Cafeteria located in the Basement
at Henry Street Settlement Senior Center
located at 334 Madison Street, basement level, NYC 10002
FREE Event
Studies in Puppets Form and Performance introduces you to the use of puppetry in dance. You will learn how to make puppets and move with them to tell your own stories. You will collaboratively develop a short puppet and movement piece, which you will perform for the public, here at the Center.
Lead Teaching Artist
Federico Restrepo
Workshop Assistants
Linda van Egmond
Sound Design
Hao Bai
This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, with special thanks to City Council Members; Carlina Rivera.

Puppet Performance at Manny Cantor Senior Center!
June 28, 2019
1pm in the Cafeteria on the 6th Floor
(directly following lunch)
located at 197 East Broadway, NYC 10002
FREE Event
Studies in Puppets Form and Performance introduces you to the use of puppetry in dance. You will learn how to make puppets and move with them to tell your own stories. You will collaboratively develop a short puppet and movement piece, which you will perform for the public, here at the Center.
Lead Artist
Federico Restrepo
Workshop Assistants
Linda van Egmond
Sound Design
Hao Bai
This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, with special thanks to City Council Members; Margaret Chin.

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