Shadow Theatre workshop

As a preparation for my IB Theatre students to start researching Wayang Kulit and shadow puppetry, I conducted a Shadow workshop. I thought that you may want to take some ideas from it. See the student blog on Shadow Theatre for the introduction to this work. Shadow theatre performance - By Nevit Dilmen (Own work) [GFDL (http://www.gnu.org/copyleft/fdl.html) or CC-BY-SA-3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/)], via Wikimedia CommonsBefore you get started please see these films that inspire some ideas for use of shadow in theatre: Pilobolus ...

Working with Shadow Theatre

Shadow Theatre With my students in class recently we started working on Wayang Kulit, and as an introduction we looked at shadows and how they are used in performance. Below is the work that we did. I hope that this will give you some ideas of your own for your own Research Presentations and Directing. Soon we will be working on Shadow theatre and shadow puppetry. Section 1: Watch the 3 videos below and make notes on the lighting used, shadows created and key ...