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Master Classes on Puppetry Skills by Project HAND UP in Nairobi, Kenya—Saturday 1 April - Sunday 2 April 2017


Project HAND UP in Nairobi presented Master Classes on Puppetry Skills and Industry Application livestreamed on the global, commons-based peer-produced HowlRound TV network at howlround.tv Saturday 1 April and Sunday 2 April

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Saturday Session
9:30 a.m. EAT - 1:00 p.m EAT (Nairobi) / 7:30 a.m. BST - 11:00 a.m BST (London) / 06:30 GMT-UTC - 10:00 GMT-UTC / 2:30 a.m. EDT - 6:00 a.m. EDT (New York) / Friday 31 March at 11:30 p.m. PDT - 3:00 a.m. PDT (Los Angeles).

Sunday Session
3 p.m. EAT - 6:30 p.m. EAT (Nairobi) / 1 p.m. BST - 4:30 p.m. BST (London) / 12:00 GMT-UTC - 15:30 GMT-UTC / 8 a.m. EDT - 11:30 a.m. EDT (New York) / 5 a.m. PDT - 8:30 a.m. PDT (Los Angeles)

Project HAND UP is bringing Master Classes on Puppetry skills and Industry Application to ADMI. Professional Puppeteers from The US and Kenya with guest appearance from Puppets from XYZ SHOW and script writing lecture from the Churchill Show.

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.

This event has been made possible in part by grants from:


Darren Collins

Fedelis Kyalo

Victor Otieno

Veronica Silanka

Esther Wambui

Nzimi Masila

Jose Njuki – Imwe Ngunjiri

Lawrence Macharia - Comedy classes

About HowlRound TV
HowlRound TV is a global, commons-based peer produced, open access livestreaming and video archive project stewarded by HowlRound, a knowledge commons by and for the theatre, arts, and cultural community. The channel is at howlround.tv and is a free and shared resource for live events and performances relevant to the world's live arts fields. Its mission is to break geographic isolation, promote resource sharing, and to develop our knowledge commons collectively. Follow and use hashtag #howlround in Twitter to participate in a community of peers revolutionizing the flow of information, knowledge, and access in our field. Our community uses the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC BY 4.0). You can become a producer and co-produce with us. Learn more by going to our participate page. For any other queries, contact @HowlRound on Twitter, email tv@howlround.com, or call Vijay Mathew at +1 917.686.3185 Signal/WhatsApp. View the video archive of past events.

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