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Zaul and Rudabeh from "Feathers of Fire: A Persian Epic"

Shadow Play! Puppetry Workshop

Tuesday, April 3, 2018, 6:30 pm to 7:30 pm

Learn to make and move shadow puppets in this family-friendly workshop led by master puppeteers from the cast of Feathers of Fire: A Persian Epic, an ambitious shadow play that recounts the fates of star-crossed lovers, Zaul and Rudabeh. This event is part of Hancher’s Embracing Complexity project, which seeks to build textured knowledge of Islamic cultures, while creating a greater sense of empathy for the experiences of peoples of diverse racial, ethnic, and religious backgrounds.