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Chinese Hand Puppetry

Learn more about the Chinese hand puppets, how to manipulate a Chinese hand puppet and make your very own hand puppet to bring home!

There are many forms of hand puppets in the world. In this workshop, participants will learn more about a dying art form in Singapore, the importance of Traditional Chinese Hand Puppet (中国传统布袋偶) in the Chinese culture, and how it has evolved in today’s context. Participants will get a chance to learn some basic skills on how to manipulate a Chinese hand puppet. After which, participants can explore and develop puppet making skills as they are taught how to make their own simple hand puppet.

Duration: 3 sessions, 2 hours per session

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