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The world of puppets

by ReneМЃ Simmen

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Published by Elsevier-Phaidon in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Puppet theater.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementRené Simmen ; photos. by Leonardo Bezzola.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1972 .S4813 1975b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination135 p. :
    Number of Pages135
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4928366M
    ISBN 100729000370
    LC Control Number76354934

    Puppets have existed in one form or another in nearly every culture throughout human history. From the intriguing shadow puppets of Java to the romantically challenged Miss Piggy, from African carved-wood actors with outsize genitalia to merry maniac Mr. Punch, puppets are incredibly diverse, reflecting the varied cultures, environments, and personalities of their/5(7). This book is a series of interviews with contemporary puppeteers and puppet makers, plus story summaries and gorgeous photos of the puppets. The Lion King: Pride Rock on Broadway, by Julie Taymor with Alexis Greene, Hyperion, New York,

      Gumball, the amusing blue cat with a giant head and his best buddy Darwin, a pet goldfish who sprouted legs, step up the hilarity and hijinks in Cartoon Network's comedy series, The Amazing World. The puppet creates delight and fear. It may evoke the innocent play of childhood, or become a tool of ritual magic, able to negotiate with ghosts and gods. Puppets can be creepy things, secretive, inanimate while also full of spirit, alive with gesture and voice. In this eloquent book, Kenneth Gross contemplates the fascination of these unsettling objects—objects that are also actors and.

    The Very Hungry Caterpillar's Finger Puppet Book (The World of Eric Carle) The Very Hungry Caterpillar's Finger Puppet Book The World of Eric Carle. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing. Shipping and handling. This item will ship to United States, but the seller has not specified shipping Rating: % positive.   Kingdom Adventure Puppet Series - The book of light. Peep and the Big Wide World: A Peep of a Different Color - Duration: Peep and the Big Wide World Recommended for you.


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The World of Puppets Hardcover – January 1, by René Simmen (Author) › Visit Amazon's René Simmen Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Learn about Author Central Cited by: 6. The product description stated that this is "Eric Carle's classic, The Very Hungry Caterpillar, with a wriggly finger puppet" - this is a nice little book, The pages were quite chunky printed on thick card this added to the fun that you could have with the Caterpillar finger-puppet as you could make him wriggle through each page Unfortunately /5().

The World of Puppets: Hand Puppets, Marionettes, Shadow Puppets- From Ancient Egypt to Modern Day- America to Malaysia Hardcover – January 1, by Rene Simmen (Author), Leonardo Bezzola (Photographer) out of 5 stars 3 ratings. See all formats and 5/5(3). COVID Resources.

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"I could never be on stage on my own. But puppets can say things that humans can't say." Nina Conti Keith Donohue, an American best-selling novelist, spins a thoroughly engrossing part-horror-part-mystery book, The Motion of Puppets where the author weaves a slightly gripping tale about a newly married couple's dilemma when the wife goes missing and surprisingly she turns into a puppet /5.

Television can bring the wonderful world of puppets to a larger audience, which might otherwise never have a chance to be exposed to the art of Puppetry and Theater.

Bernd Ogrodnik has created and operated Puppets for a variety of commercials, TV spots, and episodes. Puppets have existed in one form or another in nearly every culture throughout human history. From the intriguing shadow puppets of Java to the romantically challenged Miss Piggy, from African carved-wood actors with outsize genitalia to merry maniac Mr.

Punch, puppets are incredibly diverse, reflecting the varied cultures, environments, and personalities of their creators. The reason I got this book is the cover page pic. It's not what i have thought it will be with lots of fun,weird puppets of the world. I like lots of pics so this is not a great book for me.

Overall,I can't say its bad as I receive the book in very good condition even though is second by:   An absolute must for collectors, this book explains the development of the puppets and the different types and their related terminology.

Enlivened by lavish color photography throughout, together with contemporary illustrations, newsletters, and other memorabilia, the book provides a fascinating insight into the world of Pelham s: About the Book.

Puppetry originated in India and travelled across the seven seas to the Eastern and Western world as vouched by many scholars.

Puppets dated back to a period well. Discover The World of Puppets Museum in Salzburg, Austria: A small marionette collection located within the dark cellars of an 11th-century Austrian castle. Genre/Form: Puppet plays: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Simmen, René.

World of puppets. London: Elsevier-Phaidon, (OCoLC) Books shelved as puppetry: Puppetry: A World History by Eileen Blumenthal, Making Puppets Come Alive: How to Learn and Teach Hand Puppetry by Larry Engle.

The Puppet Boy of Warsaw by Eva Weaver For various reasons, World War II novels do not count among my favourites. Maybe it’s because of the often graphic content, the haunting cries of human pain and suffering and the disquieting realisation that something just as /5().

This vintage book contains an fantastic treatise on puppets and marionettes of the world, looking at the history of puppets and puppet shows enjoyed in Europe, England, America and many other count. Puppets have existed in one form or another in nearly every culture throughout human history.

From the intriguing shadow puppets of Java to the romantically challenged Miss Piggy, from African carved-wood actors with outsize genitalia to merry maniac Mr. Punch, puppets are incredibly diverse, reflecting the varied cultures, environments, and personalities of their s: ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Translation of Puppe, Bühne, Spiel.

Includes index. Description: 76 pages illustrations (some color). 21 cm. The World Book Difference World Book combines cutting-edge technology with traditional editorial excellence to produce authoritative, trustworthy, and unbiased content.

The digital content is updated in real time and carefully curated for each learning level. Accessible 24/7, the content is available on a variety of devices. In I was invited to write, design, and direct a production of “The Jungle Book” for Arlekin Theater in Lodz – Poland, which is one of the best-equipped marionette Theaters in the world today.

The production received rave reviews, won the Golden Mask for best Puppetry Production, and was life streamed to about [ ]. In the beautiful Rajasthani village, four puppets come alive every night and have a lot of fun. Then one day, their masters decide to replace them. But these clever, mischievous puppets.

Nonetheless, puppets have primarily been used in popular entertainment. Puppets have enjoyed something of a renaissance in America since the late 20th cent. For instance, during the s in the United States, Burr Tilstrom's hand-puppet show Kukla, Fran, and Ollie was a popular television series.

The final and most recent show in the retrospective is Manual Cinema’s most complex to date: “Frankenstein,” which incorporates shadow puppets, three-dimensional tabletop puppets, live.

These early Jim Henson puppets (you might recognize the frog on the right) appeared in a local Washington, D.C. television show “Sam and Friends” that ran from to