Shadow Puppetry

Type: Workshop
Art Form: Visual Arts
Grade Level: 1 - 12
Scheduling Request

Behind the Mask provides history and background on the uses and variety of shadow puppetry and demonstrate examples, including a traditional Indonesian wayang kulit shadow puppet. Then it’s time for participants to get creative! With Behind the Mask’s help, students design and construct their own shadow puppets and bring them to life for their peers on a shadow screen.

Length: 45-60 Minutes
Participant Limit: 25
Curriculum Connection: Theater Arts, Puppetry

$700 for 4 workshops/day

Workshop Material Fees $5-$10/student (if not provided by school)

Planning Session (mandatory for residencies): Based upon scope of residency

Travel Fee based on National Standard Mileage Rate (Business)

Note: pricing may vary for weekend/out-of-school time

Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts


Reserved Parking Spot

Bottled Water

Residencies include 1-2 artists, planning session, minimum of 2 workshops/day

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