Project HAND UP in Nairobi presents Master Classes on Puppetry Skills and Industry Application livestreaming on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv Saturday, February 18, and Sunday, February 19.
9:30 a.m. EAT - 12:30 p.m EAT (Nairobi) / 6:30 a.m. GMT - 9:30 a.m GMT (London) / 1:30 a.m. EST - 4:30 a.m. EST (New York) / Friday, February 17 at 10:30 p.m. PST - 1:30 a.m. PST (Los Angeles)
3 p.m. EAT - 5 p.m. EAT (Nairobi) / 12 p.m. GMT - 2 p.m. GMT (London) / 7 a.m. EST - 9 a.m. EST (New York) / 4 a.m. PST - 6 a.m. PST (Los Angeles)
Professional puppeteers from The US and Kenya will be leading the training.
1. Learn how to manipulate puppets for use in live performances, classrooms, community education outreach and television.
2. Receive ten hours of hands-on intensive instructions and six hours of group activities.
3. The training also includes live lectures on health education, comedy, and script writing.
- The Rotary Foundation of Rotary International and Rotary club of Desoto
- Rotary Club of Nairobi
- Africa Digital Media Institute (ADMI),
- Project HAND UP.
- Kenya Institute of Puppet Theatre. (KIPT)
Jose Njuki – Imwe Ngunjiri
Lawrence Macharia - Comedy classes
Lilian Mbale – (LVCT) HIV/Aids lecture
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