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The Barrydale Giant Puppet Parade

An annual public puppetry performance process and event, created and facilitated by Net vir Pret Barrydale and The Centre for Humanities Research at the University of the Western Cape (CHR@UWC)

developed in collaboration with

The Handspring Trust for Puppetry Arts

Ukwanda Puppet and Design Company

The Magpie Arts Collective

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Puppets, art and critical play in the Klein Karoo

2020 Marks the 10 year Anniversary of The Barrydale Giant Puppet Parade and Performance! This unique annual public performance event is a year long process of research, arts practice and education, exchange and serious play between collaborators that has been unfolding in the town of Barrydale for more than ten years

Creative Research Processes

Puppet Design and Making

Research, Exchange and Aesthetic Education

Performance Processes: Workshops, Sound Development, Rehearsals

Films and Multi Media

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Celebrating 10 Years of puppetry in Barrydale

Reboot Eden

The Centre for Humanities Research at the University of the Western Cape (CHR), in partnership with Net vir Pret are celebrating 10 years of puppetry in Barrydale. Reboot Eden will be an online program of four new puppet performances that will be available online from the 16th-19th December 2020.  Featuring some of the most loved giant puppets created over the 10 years by the Handspring Trust for Puppetry Arts, CHR Artists in Residence, Ukwanda Puppet Company and Net vir Pret, a program of old and new puppetry performances will be streamed online on the CHR facebook page.  The 16th December will also be the launch of the long-awaited musical album Celebration: 10 years of the Barrydale Puppet Parade, in memory of parade musical co-director Gari Crawford who sadly passed away on 14th November this year.  

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Reboot Eden

Celebrating Ten Years of Puppetry in Barrydale Streaming online from the 16-19th December 2020  https://www.facebook.com/CHR.UWC/ https://www.chrflagship.uwc.ac.za/ https://www.facebook.com/barrydaleparade http://www.barrydaleparade.wordpress.com The Centre for Humanities Research at the University of the Western Cape (CHR), in partnership with Net vir Pret are celebrating 10 years of puppetry in Barrydale. Reboot Eden will be an online program of four new puppet performancesContinue reading “Reboot Eden”

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