On Friday, August 8th, 2008 Growing Up Linda premiered at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.Continue reading “Growing Up Linda, Edinburgh (Premiere)”
From May 7th-10th 2008, The Cotsen Center for Puppetry and the Arts and CalArts School of Theater presented a full workshop of Growing Up Linda in Valencia, California,Continue reading “Growing Up Linda, Valencia, (workshop)”
In June, 2007, I was a marionettist in Lead Feet and Nothing Upstairs: A History of the Lifelike. Written and directed by Susan Simpson, Lead Feet focused on female triplets raised their grandmother (who I performed) and ideas about originality and personal identity. LA Taco covered Lead Feet, published a photo I took of one of the marionettes and mentioned my performance as the grandmother.
The power of puppetry was present in the tiny detailed face of the crone-like grandmother, whose miniscule movements conveyed profound love and protection, whether reaching out to nothingness for a hug or spreading a heaven-sent blanket over her ward
– LA Taco
From June 7th-30th, 2007, I was a puppeteer in Lead Feet and Nothing Upstairs: A History of the Lifelike at the Manual Archives in Los Angeles. Lead Feet, written and directed by Susan Simpson, was a puppet play that focused on female triplets raised their grandmother and ideas about originality and personal identity. In Lead Feet, performed in the role of the grandmother, a marionette which I also voiced. There were 15 performances during the run of the show.
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On June 2nd, 2007, I performed Birthday Trauma, an episode of Growing Up Linda at Space Ark in Highland Park, California.Continue reading “Growing Up Linda, Highland Park”
On March 1st, 2007, I performed in Birthday Trauma, a segment from Growing Up Linda for Exquisite Acts and Everyday Rebellions at CalArts in Valencia.Continue reading “Growing Up Linda, Exquisite Acts, Valencia”