Description

This ground-breaking event will be held May 3-5, 2019, at the OxBow School of Art and Artists’ Residency in beautiful Saugatuck, Michigan. Founded in 1910, the OxBow Campus is situated on the Oxbow Lagoon off Lake Michigan at the mouth of the Kalamazoo River. On 160 acres of wooded preserves, the facilities include an inn with kitchen and dining hall surrounded by buildings for lodging, artists studios, and performance areas.

Weekend Schedule :

Friday May 3

12:00-5 pm
Registration and Check-in at OxBow
[Dining Hall]

1-5:00 pm
Lunch & Snacks Available for registrants
[Dining Hall]

3:00 pm
Workshop
Conor Asher
On-Camera Puppetry Basics
[Painting Studio]

5:30 pm
Interurban Bus Pickup for registrants from OxBow to downtown Saugatuck
[OxBow Main Parking Lot - if you miss the bus 269-857-1418]

7-10:00 pm
KuklaFest Gala
(included with full weekend registration  -or-  public tickets available here)
​[Woman's Club Downtown Saugatuck]

10:00 pm
​Interurban Bus Pickup for registrants to return to OxBow
[Woman's Club]

 

Saturday May 4

7:00 am
Coffee and Continental Breakfast Available
[Dining Hall]

8:30-9:15 am
Hot Breakfast
[Dining Hall]

9:30-11:00 am
Lecture/Demonstration
David A. Syrotiak
Painting Theatrical Backdrops for Puppetry
[Paper Studio]

11:00-11:30 am - Break

11:30-12:15 - Lecture
Terri Klingelhoefer
History of Women in Puppetry In Indiana
[Painting Studio]

12:30-1:00 pm
Working Lunch
Erin Wilkinson
Digital Footprint
[Dining Hall]

1:00-1:45 pm
Extended Working Lunch
Erin Wilkinson
Digital Footprint
[Dining Hall]

2:00-3:30 pm
Demonstration
The Village Puppeteers
Building Puppets with Felt
[Paper Studio]

3:30-3:45 pm
Break

3:45-4:45 pm
Workshop
David J. Syrotiak
Marionette Manipulation
[Paper Studio]

5-5:45 pm
Dinner
[Dining Hall]

6:00-6:30 pm
Workshop
Jason Yancey
Shadow Puppets - 17th Century Spanish Theatre
[Painting Studio]

6:30-7:00 pm
Performance
Elliot Cutler
A thrilling experience of live Photo-Kinetics and fine music
[Painting Studio]

8-8:45 pm
Performance
Jabberwocky
The Cosmic Puppet Show
[Painting Studio]

9:00 pm
​Puppet Cabaret
[Painting Studio]

Camp Fire
[Fire Pit]

 

Sunday May 5

7:00 am
Coffee/continental breakfast
[Dining Hall]

8:30-9:15 am
Hot Breakfast
​[Dining Hall]

9:30-10:00 am
Performance/Workshop
Kevin Kammeraad
A Traveling Puppet Trunk!
[Paper Studio]

10:00-11:00 am
Workshop
Joseph Emoy
DMX Lighting Made Easy
[Paper Studio]

12:00-2:00 pm
A Picnic with Puppets (Public Event)
(included with full weekend registration  -or-  public tickets available here)
Susan Fulcher
Suzette’s Puppets
[Paper Studio]

 

Click Here for More Info!

 

Click Here to REGISTER

 

Click Here to DONATE/SPONSOR

 

 

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