Méfiez-Vous de la Vache-Garou!
Join us for an evening of scary stories, creepy comedy and terrifying twists. A young girl goes on a journey of self discovery set in motion by 3 dead men, a foolish hunter meets with retaliation in the dead of night, and a bar is turned upside down by the discovery of a mythical creature; all set in the sticky swamps of Louisiana. Don't miss the fun, the terror and some harsh acts of puppet on puppet carnage! This production is for mature audiences, recommended ages 12+.
Won Best In Show for it's size category at the 2013 Chicago Fringe Festival.
Performed as a mainstage at the Detroit Institute of Art at the 2014 Motor City Puppet Blast.
Shadow Puppet Conspiracy
The Shadow Puppet Conspiracy is an exciting adventure into the world of improvised shadow puppet performance. A storyteller, using audience suggestions, weaves an original tale as a group of bold and daring shadow puppeteers work together to create and perform the story right before the audiences eyes. Always original, this show is high energy and hilarious. The Shadow Puppet Conspiracy is a great show for audiences of all ages and has been toured all over the US to places including Swarthmore, PA where it opened the Puppeteers of America National Puppetry Festival, the LEAF festival in Asheville, NC, and the 2013 Chicago Improv Festival.
Performed at both the 2013 and 2014 Chicago Improv Festival.
Performed at the 2014 Chicago Humanities Festival's Puppetolio.
The History of Light
This enchanting show featuring an original musical score takes us on a trip through time and space to explore the world's many sources of light, both natural and man-made. We travel down into the depths of the ocean to witness bio luminescence at work, speak with Thomas Edison about his most famous invention, and soar through the starry skies to learn what an important resource light is for all of us and that it must be used responsibly. "The History of Light" has been performed at the Puppeteers of America National Puppetry Festival in Swarthmore, PA, the Seton Montessori School and premiered at the city of Batavia's Earth Day Event in 2013.
Premiered at the city of Batavia's Earth Day Celebration in April 2012.
Great show for all ages!
One Person Puppet Shows
“One Person Puppet Shows” are 3-5 minute productions we have made just for you. These bite-sized puppet morsels each come with their very own booths that fit 1-3 audience members at a time. Each audience gets to pick the show they want to see providing an intimate and personal performance experience for each audience member. Current one person plays include "The Billy Goats Gruff...Sort Of", "Another Mans Treasure", and "God Speed Moon Cat". One Person Puppet Shows are ideal for your next party, school fair, or community event and have been performed at The Beverly Branch Library, Art Mania at the University of Hawaii, and The Port City Puppet Festival 2010.
This show is infinitely customizable and can ranger from 30-90 minutes.
Featuring a wide variety of puppet styles all created by Sea Beast company members.
Surf and Turf
Come rediscover the classic stories of “Stone Soup” and Rudyard Kipling’s “How the Whale Got His Throat” in this lively and exciting production. “Surf and Turf” utilizes puppetry, music, and audience interaction to tell these imaginative tales in a colorful and entertaining way. Created to delight audiences of all ages, “Surf and Turf” is the perfect show for your library program, class assembly, or private event. Surf and Turf has been performed at the Puppeteers of America Potlatch Festival 2009, and Illinois Storytelling Festival 2009, as well as the Glen Ellyn Public Library, Hadley Junior High School, Little Blessings Preschool, Elmhurst Public library and many others.
Sea Beast Puppet Company's longest running show.
Premiered at the 2009 Illinois Storytelling Festival.