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Caws & Effect by Mind of a Snail


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CAWS & EFFECT by Canadian Shadow Puppet Troupe, Mind of a Snail, will come to Portland for ONE weekend only July 6 - 8 @ the Headwaters Theater!  Stay tuned for ticket info and show times. 

Large-scale shadow puppet theatre from a birds eye view. Crows are re-dreaming the world. Is the future all it's cracked up to be? This modern fable is told using handmade layered projections, puppetry, masks, and an original musical score. Mind of a Snail's large scale shadow puppetry is quirky, colorful and beautiful, like early animation performed live before your eyes.

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The critics are RAVEN!

★★★★★ “a gorgeous and wondrous work of art” -CBC

★★★★★ “a fantastical, unique experience” -Torontoist

★★★★★ “it’s stunning and hilarious to witness the wizardry these two artists spin with such simple elements” -Vue Weekly

★★★★★ “Calling it shadow puppetry doesn’t do this incredible show justice” -Edmonton Sun

★★★★ 1/2 “a whimsical live-action storybook that’s mesmerizing” -Winnipeg Free Press

★★★★ 1/2 “Sweeping, impressionistic, and visually stunning” -Edmonton Journal

Earlier Event: November 30
Pop + Puppetry @ Holocene (5th edition)
Later Event: October 20
Puppet Slam :: Spooky Fall Edition