When: Saturday, May 31st at 8pm
Where: Theatre Puget Sound’s Theatre4
305 Harrison St Seattle, WA 98109
More info: http://fcps8.brownpapertickets.com
“Seattle’s quarterly Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam is also a growing forum for puppet development—including everything from muppets talking sex to shadow puppets enacting fables.” – City Arts
Spring has finally sprung and puppets are in full bloom! Come out and bask in the sunlight of a brand spankin’ new volume of the Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam. While puppet slams aren’t known to cause allergy attacks* we can’t guarantee your eyes won’t be watery from laughter and profundity.
Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam has been providing quality puppet shows for the fine adults of Seattle since 2011. From hilarious to heartbreaking to horrifying, every performance features a variety of fascinating short works by puppeteers from the Pacific Northwest (and beyond)!
Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam is a cabaret-style puppet show, where each short piece is performed by a different artist. From the brand spanking new, to the tried-and-true, every act is guaranteed to have one important thing in common: Puppets.
Featuring Puppet Artists:
Kim Berman & Jonathan Grosvenor
Signal Light Theatre’s Pete & Randy
The Shenanigans Alliance
Trial and Error Productions
Good Evening, Mr. Homunculus
The Castiron Carousel Marionette Troupe
Herded together into a graceful flow by our MC, The Effervescent, Ever-Present, and Amazingly Prescient Rebecca M Davis!
*Puppet slams have not been evaluated by the FDA and have not been clinically proven to prevent or cause allergy attacks.
About Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam:
A member of the national Puppet Slam Network, Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam has been providing quality puppet shows for the fine adults of Seattle since 2011. Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam aims to promote and support the puppetry community in the Pacific Northwest through our ongoing performance series. From hilarious to heartbreaking to horrifying, every performance features a variety of fascinating short works by puppeteers from the Pacific Northwest (and beyond)!
Save the date!
Leaves will fall. Bears will binge. Autumnal Equinoxes will nox?! Quick! Before all the puppeteers go into hibernation for the winter come see the 7th volume of the Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam!
Puppeteers from the Northwest and beyond share their best new puppet shorts before the chilly Seattle winter forces them to wear pants. We mean their best new short-form puppetry pieces. Er, short works of puppetry. Oh well, you get it. Join us in the lower space of Theatre Off Jackson for an evening of short-form adult puppet variety!
Our host for the evening is our favorite comedian and puppet whisperer Emmett Montgomery.
TWO SHOWS! ONE NIGHT!
7:00pm OR 9:30pm!
The lower space at the Theatre Off Jackson!
$10 tickets at the door with cash/card or in advance.
Beady Little Eyes Puppet Slam
Saturday, April 27th at 7:30PM & 9:30PM
8371 N Interstate Ave
Portland, OR 97217
A night of short, hilarious, raucous, live puppet shows by various artists from Portland and beyond. This show is hosted by puppets, attended by humans. Get a babysitter, these shows are not for the kiddies. 21 and up, $8 tickets.
Join us for the first slam of 2013: Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam V: Collaboration
Sunday, March 10, 2013
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Theatre Off Jackson Upstairs
Advance Tickets: http://fussycloudv.brownpapertickets.com/
Puppeteers from around the country will mix and match like a doll wiggler key party. New combinations, new work and an experience unlike any other!
You will see new works from:
Hosted by special guest- Randy Knickers of Signal Light Puppet Theatre in Portland, OR.