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Under Our Feet: Puppet-making workshops with Black Cherry Puppet Theater
May 27, 2022 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Under Our Feet is a series of parade puppet making sessions at Black Cherry Puppet Theater that will culminate in a parade at the Sowebo Arts Festival on Sunday, May 29, 2022! The parade takes inspiration from the living systems that exist, out of sight, under layers of concrete in the city. Ancient rivers and creeks flow, diverted through sewers and culverts. A diversity of organisms thrive in layers of earth, doing their age-old work of building soil. Dirk Joseph, Valeska Populoh and Michael Lamason are the three artists leading the build and are supported with a small faculty grant from MICA. All work sessions will take place at Black Cherry Puppet Theater at 1115 Hollins Street in Baltimore! For more information, please email [email protected].
Parade Puppet Making Sessions: Wednesday, May 11, 6-9pm Saturday, May 21, 12-4pm Friday, May 27, 11am-5pm Saturday, May 28, 12-4pm–Come make a HEADDRESS or CROWN to wear at the parade!Parade Day: Sunday May 29th– Parades planned for 1pm and 3pm Starting at Black Cherry and weaving through the SOWEBO Arts and Music Festival