Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry
October 22, 2014
"Stages of Enchantment: The Puppet Theaters of Blair Thomas & Company" will open at the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry, 1 Royce Circle, Suite 101B in Storrs, on Oct. 25. The opening day performances, at 1 and 3 p.m., include two performances of Thomas' "The Selfish Giant," based on Oscar Wilde's story of a grumpy old giant and the children of his village.
This event will be preceded on Oct. 22 at 7:30 p.m. by Thomas' talk, "Liminal Worlds: Design in the Puppet Theater."
The exhibit will be up until Feb. 22. Gallery hours are Tuesday to Sunday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.