Join me for a fun interview with puppets and their creators: Margo McCreary and Chris Griffith
Friday July 11 at 10am Central
Send you questions to firstname.lastname@example.org and the puppets/creators might answer them live.
Puppeteer, Margo McCreary, creates humorous and lively puppet theater. She is known for her 7-foot tall puppet character, Ollie McNutt who has come to life with Margo inside for the past 30 years. She performs in small theater venues, the Fringe Festival, cabarets, schools, and libraries. She has been an art educator endorsed by the Minnesota State Arts Board since 1985. She is currently working on a project that is supported by an Arts Tour Grant from the Minnesota State Arts Board and will be touring a newly created show called “The On-Time Circus” around Minnesota in a home built puppet trailer.
Creative Director at Z Puppets Rosenschnoz
Chris Griffith has over two decades of experience building and performing puppets and masks of all sizes and styles, theatrical clowning and physical comedy, creating interactive theater and outdoor spectacle, performing for children, juggling flaming torches, playing ukulele, directing theater, creating original theatrical performances.
Chris Griffith produced and directed participatory theater Galumph Interactive.
He edited puppetry cookbook In the Heart of the Beast Puppet & Mask Theater. He won the 2009 IVEY award for innovative puppet design