COMING SEPTEMBER 2020//

"THE MERMAID PROJECT"

ABSTRACT

MODULE BREAKDOWN

//  Medium: 15 minute multidisciplinary puppet film + virtual learning module
//  Genre: 20th century French song, French marionette theatre
//  Age groups: K-adult
 
Repertoire
 

Original adaptation of Hans Christian Andersen's The Little Mermaid -

Opera in Overalls

Trois chansons de la petite sirène - 

Arthur Honegger

The categories

PLAY/actor tools activity

CREATE/make your own puppet kit

CONNECT/plot analysis and structure

THINK/performance history

DANCE/learn art of puppetry

REST/music meditation

The curriculum

Dance

Music

Theatre History

Music History

Literature

History

French

New Media

Visual Art

The four levels

Level 1 - K-3

Level 2 - 4-6

Level 3 - 7-9

Level 4 - 10-12

HOW IT WORKS

You'll schedule us for Q&A's here.

 

You'll have password-protected access to all materials for a limited amount of time.

 

Elements are adjusted for both in-person and virtual lesson plans.

COLLABORATORS

Co-creators, performers, teaching artists, puppet manipulation: Opera in Overalls

Collaborative piano: Kathleen Kelly

Filming: Daniel Yocum

Puppet construction, artwork, and set animation:  Ruth Baggett

Use of space: Market House Theatre Mainstage

ONCE UPON A TIME: KICKSTARTER

We need you!  Learn more about our fundraiser and The Play Fund, and how to donate.

 

Launched August 2020

NIGHT

A high-quality film and virtual learning module in collaboration with local partners

Releases October 2020

OVERALLS @ MHT:

BIRD SONGS

A live outdoor performance in collaboration with Market House Theatre in Paducah, KY

Coming September 2020

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