Giant of Echigo-Tsumari

Photo by Ayumi Yanagi


About the artwork

Based in Australia, Snuff Puppets has been touring around the world from Europe to Asia to South America, running workshops and giving performances for last sixteen years. They are known for creating gigantic puppets shows in collaboration with audiences. For the 2015 festival, they will stay in Echigo-Tsumari and engage with local people and present the outcome of their residency at Matsudai Nohbutai.

Artistic director =Andy Freer|Executive Producer = Sheah Sutton|Puppet production =Nick Wilson, Stephane Hisler|and People of Urada village
Supported by = Asia Link, Australian Embassy, Tokyo, and Australia-Japan Foundation
Sunday 16 August 2015, Show begins at 18:30|Price = Aduly JPY1,500|Capacity =200


Artwork no. E040
Production year 2015
Area Matsudai
Village Nohbutai
Venue Matsudai Nohbutai, 3743-1 Matsudai, Tokamachi-city, Niigata
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