Posts Tagged “The Distance of the Moon”

The Distance of the Moon

Posted on October 16th, 2014 by Figures of Speech

The Distance of the Moon with opening guests Plains The Distance of the Moon is a wordless adaptation for puppets of Italo Calvino’s short story, directed by FST’s Director of Education, Ian Bannon. Shadows, puppetry, and actors combine with a sparse, hypnotic musical score to bring to life this surreal tale. Humorous and heartbreaking by turns, the performance […]

FST to premiere new show at 2014 PortFringe Festival

Posted on April 8th, 2014 by Figures of Speech

This June FST will join dozens of other artists presenting new and experimental performances as a part of the 2014 PortFringe Festival in Portland, Maine. FST artist Ian Bannon is leading a musician and an ensemble of puppeteers in an exploration of Italo Calvino’s short story The Distance of the Moon. The final mixed media adaptation […]