Dream Tale Puppets presents “Judy Saves the Day”

Start: 
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 4:30pm to 5:15pm
Location: 
Woods Hole Community Hal, 68 Water Street, Woods Hole
Category: 
Family Friendly
Dream Tale Puppets will present “Judy Saves the Day” by Sarah Nolen

Dream Tale Puppets will present “Judy Saves the Day” by Sarah Nolen, on Sunday, August 18th at 4:30 PM at Woods Hole Community Hall, 68 Water Street, Woods Hole.
Admission is $8, at the door.

After being pushed around for over 400 years, the famous hand puppet heroine Judy has had enough! Cheer her on as she goes on a quest for respect, justice, and a well-deserved nap. This modern interpretation of the traditional "Punch and Judy" show is a hilarious, timely, hand-crafted farce that the whole family will enjoy!

Recommended for all ages 4 and up. Hand Puppets. Length: 45 minutes.

Sarah Nolen is a puppeteer and filmmaker originally from Austin, Texas. As Puppet Showplace Theater’s resident artist, she performs regularly for youth and family audiences and teaches puppetry in camps, workshops, residencies, and evening adult classes. Sarah earned her BFA in film from Southern Methodist University, and an MFA in Puppet Arts from the University of Connecticut. Known nationally for her versatile, witty, and innovative work across multiple puppetry styles, she has appeared in the National Puppet Slam, at the Puppets in Paradise Festival, and the Out of Bounds Comedy Festival. Sarah has toured internationally as part of the ensemble for Reverse Cascade, and has performed as principal puppeteer for the immersive multi-media show Pip's Island in NYC.

Dream Tale Puppets, founded in 2003 in Mashpee and led by Jacek Zuzanski, produces and performs shows, conducts workshops and classes, and presents programs by other master puppeteers from New England and beyond.

More information about Dream Tale Puppets: http://www.dreamtalepuppets.org.
More about Sarah: http://www.sarahnolen.com/https://www.puppetshowplace.org/judy-saves-the-day
“Creating a Feminist Punch and Judy Show” by Roxanna Myhrum:
https://howlround.com/creating-feminist-punch-and-judy-show