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Beginning Harmonica 
Ages 5-8
$24 for 3 classes


Session 1: May 30, June 6 & 13, 4:00-4:45 pm

Session 2: Wednesday July 11, 18 & 25, 11:30 am

Session 3: Tuesday August 7, 14 & 21, 4:00 pm
Session 4: Tuesdays September 4, 11 & 18 - 4:00pm

Andy Laties teaches children to love music, using the creative methods developed by the AACM School. Andy, a Free-jazz saxophonist and shakuhachi-player (and bookstore owner,) performs regularly with Karl Berger’s Creative Improviser’s Orchestra, and with Direct Action Ensemble. He studied with Alan Silva at Institute for Advanced Cultural Perception in Paris, with Douglas Ewart of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians in Chicago, and with Kawase Junsuke of Soke Chikayusha in Tokyo.

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Doll and Puppet Making Workshop
All ages
$38, all materials included


Session 1: Tuesday June 26, 7:00 pm
Session 2: Saturday July 21, 3:00 pm

Design, print and sew a doll or puppet in one workshop session using heat press technology. Templates will be provided, or design your own original doll or puppet shape. With the help of our puppet artists, the only limitation is your imagination! 

This is a workshop for all ages, but children must be accompanied by an adult. Ticket price is per doll or puppet project kit. “Parent & me” teams are welcome.


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Improvisation With Puppets
(Teens and Adults, 13 & Up)
$26


Sundays:

Sunday, July 1, 7-9 pm
Sunday, August 5, 7 - 9 pm
Sunday, September 2, 7 - 9 pm
Sunday, October 7, 7 - 9 pm

Tuesdays:

Tuesday, July 10, 7-9 pm
Tuesday, August 7, 7-9 pm
Tuesday, September 4, 7-9 pm
 

Buy 3, Get 1 FREE - Register for three classes and get the fourth class free!

Seeking a small group of imaginative performers who want to learn to improvise funny stories and music with puppets. Workshop uses exciting improv exercises and techniques, and is taught by Andy Laties (studied at Chicago’s Second City) and Rebecca Migdal (studied at NYC’s Upright Citizens Brigade.)

**** Looking to get hired? ****

Yippee Skippy Puppet Theater is hiring puppeteers for the busy Summer Season. No experience with improvisation or puppetry? Take our Improvisation With Puppets workshop and find out if it’s right for you.


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Musical Wonderland for Toddlers

Tuesdays and Saturdays, 9:30-10:15 am
Donation Requested, or Free with Membership

 

Young children explore sound through vocal and instrumental call and response, improvisation and movement.

Reservations recommended. Call 484-541-5379 or email sales@bookandpuppet.com