Shadow Puppets and Shadow Play, Hardback Book


"Shadow Puppets and Shadow Play" is a comprehensive guide to the design, construction and manipulation and presentation of shadow puppets, considered by many to be the oldest puppet theatre tradition.

Traditional shadow play techniques, together with modern materials and methods and recent explorations into theatre of shadows, are explained with precision and clarity, and illustrated by photographs that include the work of some of the finest shadow players in the world.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 160 pages, 422 colour photographs, 20 colour line drawings
  • Publisher: The Crowood Press Ltd
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  • Category: Puppetry, miniature & toy theatre
  • ISBN: 9781861269249

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