Journey of the Tall Horse: A Story of African Theatre

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Oberon, 2006 - Performing Arts - 276 pages
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With its mix of magnificent puppets, live actors, captivating costumes and evocative music, video projection and dance, Tall Horse has enchanted theatergoers globally. This spectacular production is the result of an exceptional meeting between South Africa's Handspring Puppet Company and Mali's Sogolon Puppet Troupe. Mervyn Millar had unique access to development workshops, rehearsals and to the first world tour performance.

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KHEPHRA BURNS has written several acclaimed books, as well as works for public and commercial television, for magazines, and for the stage. He lives in New York City.
Two-time Caldecott Medalists LEO & DIANE DILLON together have illustratred more than forty books. Their many honors include four "New York Times Book Review "Best Illustrated Awards, a Coretta Scott King Award, and a "Boston Globe-Horn Book" Award. The Dillons live in New York City.

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