Virtual Workshop

Create your own Puppet

with Branar Theatre

Create a Puppet with Branar

900 900 Carolyn Croke

Discover movement, mechanisms & invention with Branar while creating your very own puppet

Join Marc Mac Lochlainn of Galway’s Branar Téatar do Pháistí who will lead a special online workshop that invites you to become the designer and inventor of your very own puppet.

Using everyday ordinary objects you can find at home you’ll discover how to transform them into your own unique puppet. You’ll discover the invention and mechanics of puppetry with Marc’s guide and see your puppet come to life.

Materials Needed:

  • A big potato
  • A small potato
  • A big carrot
  • Two scallions
  • A pair of scissors
  • Bamboo Skewers
  • A knife (must only be used by a grown up!)
  • Cocktail sticks / matches
  • A chopping board
About Branar
Branar Téatar do Pháistí is one of the leading theatre companies making work for children in Ireland. They create beautiful, innovative, high quality productions that inspire children and their families. They tour their work to venues and festivals locally, nationally and internationally.

Where & When

You can watch the full workshop /replay below.

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