Not too Close to the Sun
King Minos. The Minotaur. King Midas and his Gold Touch.
Echo and Narcissus. Daedalus and Icarus.
Some well-known Greek myths are enacted by a team of 14 puppets and 2 humans (and a half-human half-puppet) in this colorful and lively handpuppet show. Tasty bits, funny bits and certainly a few tragic bites make
Not Too Close to the Sun a delicious
taster of these important tales.
Not Too Close to the Sun
is available in French or English, and
also in a simplified English version
that can be used as an aid to
(texts for teachers available in advance in French/ English or German/ English)
AGES: 5 and up
LANGUAGE: English, English intermediate (for students), French
STAGES: Minimum 4W, 3D, 2.5H, dark space preferable
TECHNICAL Requires 1 power outlet
LENGTH: 50 minutes.
SET-UP and TEAR-DOWN : maximum 1 hour
TYPE OF SHOW: Hand puppet, Comical, Educational