Making Puppets Come Alive: How to Learn and Teach Hand Puppetry [NOOK Book]

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Lucid, easy-to-follow book teaches beginners how to create a full working range of puppet motions and emotions. Also covers elements of good puppet theatrical technique: voice use and synchronization, stage deportment and interactions, improvisation, simple staging, lighting effects, and more. All clearly explained and beautifully illustrated.
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Making Puppets Come Alive: How to Learn and Teach Hand Puppetry

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Overview


Lucid, easy-to-follow book teaches beginners how to create a full working range of puppet motions and emotions. Also covers elements of good puppet theatrical technique: voice use and synchronization, stage deportment and interactions, improvisation, simple staging, lighting effects, and more. All clearly explained and beautifully illustrated.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780486152530
  • Publisher: Dover Publications
  • Publication date: 6/27/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 192
  • Sales rank: 1,166,294
  • File size: 16 MB
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Table of Contents


Introduction
What Is Puppetry?
What Is a Puppet?
Hand Puppets
Finger Movements
Wrist Movements
Arm Movements
An Exercise for Basic Movements
Pantomime
The Use of Props
Puppet Voices
How Should a Puppet Move When Speaking?
Improvisation and Conflict
Suggested Improvisations
Mouth Puppets
Critique
Preparing an End-of-Term Production
The Construction of Felt Puppets
The Construction of Simple Mouth Puppets
Simple Stages
Simple Lighting
Appendix: An Outline for Lesson Plan
Bibliography of Recommended Books
List of Puppetry Organizations
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    Book title ideas: <br> Whisper, Child <br> Once Upon a Murder <br> The Devil's Secret <br> An Angel at Your Side <br> I Saw An Angel <br> Her Secrecy <br> Shh..Keep My Secret <br> An Owl Story <br> Diary of a Falcon <br> Dollhouse <br> Living the Life <br> Living the Royal Life <br> Kidnapped As a Child <br> Lost in Ashes <br> Kidnapped, Bound, Enslaved <br> Hmm..use next res.

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