- Wednesday, Oct 31 at 10:00 AM
- Venue: Sitar Center
- Puppetry / Storytelling Performance
- Age: 4-12
- Duration: 40 mins.
- Performer: Julia Tasheva
What it is all about...
Artist-puppeteer Julia Tasheva will tell the Bulgarian tale about Mother’s boundless love. This is a one-person storytelling show using sand art and shadow puppets, designed and performed live on stage.
Ms. Tasheva holds a Master’s degree in puppetry from the National Academy of Film and Theater Art in Sofia, Bulgaria. She is an award-winning puppeteer, having won best actress in the Bulgarian National Puppetry Awards for her role as Pinocchio. Ms. Tasheva is also an accomplished mime, having toured Europe with the Theatre for New Forms and Balagan Mime Theatre. She is also an award-winning visual artist. She has extensive experience with a wide variety of puppet systems as well as acting, pantomime, teaching, coaching and designing throughout the Washington Metro Area.