Techniques and imaginings of the Sudanese wayang golek
Institut International de la Marionnette
August 22 - September 8, 2017
1250 euros (individual payment) 1800 euros (AFDAS or other support)
The objective of this workshop is to provide an introduction to and familiarisation with the techniques and rich imaginings issuing from the grand puppet tradition that represents the Sudanese wayang golek, a form native to the western part of the island of Java where it is extremely popular today.
It will be a matter of getting immersed in a complex form based on collective creation, through both the mastery of a variety of techniques and improvisation. The workshop will be led by puppeteer Dadan Sunandar Sunarya, accompanied by a wayang builder and three musicians.
Interpreting: Sarah Anaïs Andrieu
Number of participants: 16
Suitable for: puppeteers, puppets builders, actors
Workshop languages: French, English, Sundanese
Application Deadline: May 22, 2017