Now that our puppet slam at C2E2 is over it’s time to plan for our next independent Puppet Meltdown! Sea Beast Puppet Company has teamed up with the Chicago Puppetry Guild for the 2nd year in a row to host Puppet Meltdown a late night puppet showcase on July 21st at 9pm at Gorilla Tango Theater’s new space in the Skokie Theater. Our event last year was a huge success and we hope to repeat it again this year. We are currently looking for a wide range of short puppet pieces to
These are the comic strips that double as our event flyers for our puppet slam at C2E2. They were designed and drawn by Sea Beast member Tom Pleviak and digitized by Joanna Iwanicka and are meant to be collectible as they tell the sad, sad tale of Mobile Chernobyl our hapless bystander turned super villain and his plans for vengeance.
Sea Beast has been invited to take part in Pup-A-Foo-Glee, a day of puppetry happening in beautiful Hazel Green, Wisconsin run by our friends Chuck and Sandy Voight. They own an amazing little opera house where they perform with their marionettes. We’ll be performing “Hans, My Hedgehog” and enjoying a weekend away. Here’s some of the info: Pup-A-Foo-Glee! 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Sat. May 19 A Day of Puppetry, Food and Fun Guest puppeteers, make-&-take Winning entries in Puppet Play-wr