NW Puppet Center presents: “Images of China”
Images of China
by Dragon Arts Studio
at Northwest Puppet Center (9123 15th Ave. NE, Seattle, WA 98115)
A collection of vignettes drawing from Chinese culture and literature. The performance begins with “Crane and Turtle”, a traditional puppet act inspired by a classical poem. Other acts include “The Donkey’s Best Friend” about a girl and her father who have different ways of dealing with their stubborn animal and “The Old Man & the Monkeys” with a merchants humorous encounter on the way to the market. Xu Zhengli and Wang Yuqin have performed around the world and have been recognized with the National Heritage Award, the highest honor bestowed on artists. Don’t miss this chance to see these fantastic Chinese puppets.
Saturdays and Sundays at 1pm & 3pm
Jan. 19-27, 2013
$8.50 child (up to 16)
$9.00 Senior (65+)
Box office opens 30 minutes before each show. Advance tickets available by phone or online.