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String and Shadow

Thursday, August 1, 2024

7:00 pm (show)
FREE
all ages
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Held at Anchor Park by Lewis and Clark Library

String and Shadow is a theater company based in Olympia, Washington. They create giant puppet shows set to live, original music. As storytellers, String and Shadow create heartfelt performances for people of all ages. A mix of magical realism, science fiction, and folk tale, their stories take audiences to the surface of moon, into the belly of a giant fish, and to the headquarters of a sinister intergalactic corporation specializing in the production of “worlds.” Formed in the winter of 2017, String and Shadow has authored five original shows and toured regionally and nationally across the United States. They are currently a company-in-residence at The Olympia Family Theater.

String and Shadow is committed to bringing high-quality, accessible live theater to their communities. All of their shows are by suggested donation, with no one turned away for lack of funds. Community involvement is essential to what they do, contributing to and informing the work itself. They believe that in this technological time, live theater is a necessary and life-giving practice, providing an opportunity for people to come together in the public square and engage with each other through story and art.

Sponsored in part by generous gifts from Ken Larson and Linda Adams in memory of parents Florence and Harry Larson, brother Stanley Larson and daughter Donielle Kahikina.
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