The First Friday events for May are coming up!
When you come to check out the 5th Grade Invitational Art Show upstairs in BCAC from 4-6 pm on May 3rd, head downstairs to Freaxis Studios for a 10 minute shadow puppet show: “Jack, the Bean, and the Mean.”
Shows will be on-going from 4-5 pm!
Fortuna’s show is free and open to the public, with donations gladly accepted.
Bring your “boos” for the Ogre and “yays” for Jack and support local puppetry!
Looking ahead. . .
Fortuna Puppet Theatre will be venturing to Minneapolis
on October 25th and 26th to present:
“These Thousand Waves Are Mighty Armor: DRACULA”
In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre
1500 Lake Street, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Thanks to all of the kids and their parents that came to Freaxis for 5 performances of the tiny shadow show “Nail Soup!”
Freaxis Studio presents THE FREAXIS VARIETY SHOW on April 5th at 5:00 pm!
Fortuna Puppet Theatre will present a short-short show based on a folktale, “Nail Soup,” followed by Gwenfrewi Burger, songstress.
This event is free and open to the public in the basement of the historic Carnegie Library in Bemidji, Minnesota!
Watch for FORTUNA’s shadows on the back of a bike this summer in Bemidji. . . YEAH!
THANK YOU to the Region 2 Arts Council and the YES vote on the legacy amendment in Minnesota to support ART FOR THE PEOPLE :–)
Check back through the spring for a page dedicated to Puppets Ride Bike!
And if you’d like me to stop on a corner in YOUR neighborhood. . .contact me here: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The studio-mates of Freaxis Studios present ”THE FREAXIS VARIEY SHOW !” for their First Friday event, March 1, 2013.
Our walls will be full of good stuff by Luke “Skidmark” Holden, Amy Borgman, Ashley Buck, and Gege Holden. Performances include slammed and drummed poems by Julia Oxenreider, Fortuna Puppet Theatre’s ”An UnFORTUNAte Slip,” and something of note by Gwenfrewi.
We’ll be open at 4:00 with performances from 4:30 to 5:15. And remember Julia’s content is for ages 14 and up!
We’re in the lower level of Bemidji Community Art Center, 426 Bemidji Ave N, Bemidji, Minnesota.
For more information call Margaret 218-368-3349.
Fortuna Puppet Theatre will present a free family-friendly shadow show with live music on December 31, 2012 at 3:00 and 3:30.
“Queenie and the Mole Rats in SOS: Save Our Santa!” is an original play just for the holiday season!
Join us on this wild adventure at the Bemidji Public Library: 509 America Ave NW, Bemidji, MN, 218-751-3963.