A fantastic puppet theater group is coming to Lanesboro! The three-person group, called InkFish, will be in residence with Lanesboro Arts Center April 24 – May 8, 2013. InkFish will present a public puppet building workshop for 4th graders through adults (two days: April 30 & May 1), and offer a public performance/demonstration (May 7). They will also educate 4th-6th grade students about the art of puppetry in a presentation at the Lanesboro Public School.
A two-day workshop, FREE and open to 4th graders through adult learners. Held on Tuesday & Wednesday, April 30 – May 1, 3:30 – 5:30 p.m. at the St. Mane Theatre, 206 Parkway Ave N. in Lanesboro, Minnesota. Registration in advance is recommended: 507-467-2446 (walk-ins welcome, too).
Public performance/demonstration: Tuesday, May 7, 7 p.m. at the St. Mane Theatre. Free and open to the public!
Wanted from community members: “Junk” and recyclable materials including old tools, cookware, eye glasses, plastic bags, fabric scraps, yarn, rope, wire, and other “found” items for use in building puppets. Please contact Sara if you would like to make a donation: 507-467-2446 / firstname.lastname@example.org. Materials may be dropped off by Thursday, April 25 at Lanesboro Arts Center. (hours Tues-Sat 10-5 and Sun 11-3).