Diary of a marionette maker

marionette Paris/Michele Bedigian

Puppetry is an ancient form of performance. Some historians claim that they pre-date actors in theatre.¬†There is evidence that they were used in Egypt as early as 2000 BC when string-operated figures of wood were manipulated to perform the action of kneading bread, and other string controlled objects. Above is a marionette I stumbled across […]

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