Teaching Drama

Shadow Puppetry Resource

Artsedge/The Kennedy Centre has this lovely shadow puppetry resource. Lots of information, lots of video examples, and instructions on making your own shadow puppet. But wait, there’s more!

  • background on the art
  • how traditional puppets were made.
  • how to create your own show
  • typical shadow characters
  • how to bring character into a puppet
  • shadow puppet masters

A great place to start.

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Lindsay Price