YouTube URL: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kEUQNvn8EJQ
YouTube URL: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vXT3gPef8zo
What I want you to do:
After you have read Chapter 12 (Early Theatre: Asian) and watched the videos above answer the questions below using what you have learned in the chapter and the video as well as your own personal experiences.
Questions to answer:
1. In current times how many puppeteers does it take to manipulate a puppet? What part of the puppeteer’s body creates the legs under the female puppets kimono?
2. What type of modern day puppetry does Bunraku remind you of and why?