Upcoming Classes

Introduction to Special Effects Puppetry

Sunday, September 22, 2019

A one-of-a-kind, hands on, in depth introduction in to the world of performing puppets and creatures to create practical, in-camera special effects.

Video Puppetry 101

Winter 2020
Details coming soon!

Our intensive one day video puppetry workshop will teach you everything you need to know to get started performing puppets on camera, including basic manipulation techniques, lip sync, how to set-up and work with video monitors, camera phones and more!

Past Events

September 29th, 2018
Culture Days

Special Effects Filmmaking Demonstration

Unraku Artists demonstrated how puppets and creatures are brought to life on screen and gave participants a chance to try their hand at performing in this special all ages workshop celebrating Culture Days at the Toronto Public Library.

November 15th 2017

An Evening of Japanese Shadow Puppetry

with special guests Mochinosha

Seri Yanai and Daniel Wishes from the Japanese-Canadian puppetry company Mochinosha joined us for an evening masterclass exploring their unique approach to creating shadow puppetry.

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