Puppet Extravaganza Dec. 14th: DINOSAUR SAINTS & HUMBLE ROBOTS

FRIDAY,  December 14,  7 pm

@ Internationalist Books
405 Franklin St, Chapel Hill

$8-12 Sliding scale (no one turned away)

Poncili Co. (Puerto Rico),
Jawbone Puppet Theater (Brooklyn, NY/Taiwan)

The Shows: Poncili Company (Pablo, Ephrain, Zuleyka, and Jimena) will perform several short, surreal, whimsical shows:  a robot, a giant crow, a moose!  Jawbone Puppet Theater, father and son act from Brooklyn, NY & Taiwan will perform original puppets shows with toy dinosaurs, Peruvian saints, folk tales and Kafka.  The house band playing Loretta Lynne heartbreak songs & Mariachi songs about drinking yourself to death over lost love–and we put our hearts and souls into it!  

And we have cheap art for sale–hand made monster prints, comics and paper mache sculptures



Poncili Co.

Poncili Company is a collective of four young experimental puppeteers from Puerto Rico.  In Puerto Rico, they have done murals, taught workshops, and held weekly puppet shows.

Jawbone Puppet Theater

Father & Son Act.  Father puppeteer is the Director of Ren Jian Bao (Taiwan), Tamales de Chivo Teatro de Titeres (Mexico) and Squid and Puppet Theater (Thailand) with five-year-old son, Corn Snake, acting as musical director and puppeteer assistant.  www.adamende.com