Chinese Dragon Shadow Puppet Theatre

  • Hua Hua Zhang demonstrating shadow puppetry
  • Hua Hua Zhang demonstrating shadow puppetry
  • Hua Hua Zhang demonstrating shadow puppetry
  • Hua Hua Zhang demonstrating shadow puppetry
  • Hua Hua Zhang demonstrating shadow puppetry

Description

VIRTUAL PROGRAM AVAILABLE! Please fill out this inquiry form or call 866-500-9265 for more information. (Virtual programs are not charged a travel fee.)

Students are introduced to the history and culture of traditional Chinese shadow puppet theatre and learn about characteristics of the mythological Chinese dragon.  After a trip through the unique world of the artist’s studio, students are guided in making their own dragon shadow puppet and shown how to create a shadow puppet using a flashlight or cell phone and their imaginations to tell their own original stories.  The workshop is also interactive, with real-time feedback from the artist and a question and answer period at the end.

Price & Info

Price

Workshop Cost per Day: $580

Workshop Materials Fee: $$2.00 per student

Travel Fee: $75 per day (virtual programs are not charged for travel)

Information

Audience Limit: 25

Program Length: 45

Workshop Minimum # of Days: 1

Appropriate For Grade(s): 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th

Theme

Theme

Chinese New Year

Curriculum Connections

Curriculum Connections

World Cultures

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