Nori Sawa Puppet Workshop

Tuesday, May 15, 2012  |  5:30pm
Logan Performing Arts Building  |  Performance Penthouse
915 East 60th Street

Join us for a puppet workshop with renowned puppeteer Nori Sawa. This workshop will focus on the creation and manipulation of puppets using common materials and the participants’ own movement. Workshop is limited to 15 participants. Additional participants may observe the workshop. Please wear loose fitting clothing which allows freedom of movement.

Reception to follow workshop.

About Nori Sawa

Nori Sawa is originally from Japan but now resides in the Czech Republic, where he has created a large repertoire of performances, including solo silent dramas and colorful shadow plays. His fusion of Japanese and Czech approaches to puppetry results in unique puppets & techniques. He is an instructor of Theater Arts at DAMU, The Academy of Performance Arts in Prague. He has toured and performed in Europe, Japan, and the U.S.  He has received numerous awards for his performances.

(Website: http://www.norisawa.net/)