THE BOOK OF SHADOWS
A night of myth, magic and shadow puppetry…
Premieres 28th October @ Browns Mart Theatre.
Presented by Brown’s Mart Productions & The Cicada Collective in association with SANGGAR PARIPURNA
Written and Directed by Timothy Parish with Directors of Puppetry Conor Fox and I Made Sidia
Starring: Tom Pauling, Kadek Hobman, Tony Rive & Ciella Williams
The Book of Shadows, is a unique blend of mixed media theatre performance incorporating live actors, shadow puppetry and video projections to create a series of stories, interpreting myths, legends, folk tales and the art of storytelling from different cultures around the world. Perched in the worlds of magic, illusion, shadow and light, mythology, legend and fable, Book of Shadows explores the multi-faceted dreamscape of our imagination, taking it’s audience form the underworld to the afterlife, and beyond!
Written and directed by Darwin filmmaker and artist Timothy Parish with puppetry direction by Conor Fox, the project is an international collaboration produced by Darwin based Cicada Collective in collaboration with Balinese performing artists from the Sanggar Paripurna headed by the internationally renowned dalang Made Sidia.
After a sold out preview of one chapter from the show at the Darwin Festival 2014, The Book of Shadows full performance will have it’s international premiere at Browns Mart Theatre on the 28th of October as part of the exclusive SHIMMER season.
Don’t miss this bold new theatrical production