Keyword: design

Creating the Elephantom – an interview with Toby Olié and Finn Caldwell

2013-12-04 Celia Mendizabal

As ‘The Elephantom’ opens at the National Theatre’s Shed, we talk to co-directors Toby Olié and Finn Caldwell about creating a new play with a huge ghost puppet as its star.

Designing puppets for opera – an interview with Roger Lade

2013-08-08 Helen Jauregui

Puppeteer and maker Roger Lade discusses his work on ‘The Crocodile’, a new opera featuring a large puppet beast as its star.

Tête à Tête 2013 cntd.

2013-07-20 Helen Jauregui

This summer's Tête à Tête festival includes an opera based on a short story by Fyodor Dostoyevksy, which features a large crocodile rod puppet as its star