Bunraku: The Amazing Puppets of Japan
Fri. April 27, 10:15 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.
In a special show for “Japan WOW!” at The Smithsonian Associates, Japanese puppetry artists introduce this ancient puppet technique to young audiences. Large rod puppets, exquisitely detailed, are said to be so lifelike that audiences of all ages are captivated by the emotions these puppets portray. Ages 5-10. For more information, call: (202) 357-3030
Location: Smithsonian Institution, National Mall
Tickets: Gen. Admission, Children $5; Adults $6; Resident Members $4.
Official Website: http://residentassociates.org
Added by LindseyKoren on January 31, 2007