Great Expectations

This original production, created by puppeteer David Simpich, presents Simpich as Charles Dickens as he brings to life the colorful array of characters from the 1861 literary masterpiece. Utilizing a full cast of hand-carved marionettes, the story follows young Philip “Pip” Pirrip through his misadventures in a village on the marshlands of England and his eventual rise to wealth in London. Such classic Dickensian characters as Abel Magwitch, Miss Havisham, Joe Gargery and Herbert Pocket are featured players.

Recommended for ages 12 and up.

February 25 -March 2, 2014

For more information, please visit: http://www.puppet.org/perform/greatexpectations.shtml

Comments

Use the comment form below to begin a discussion about this content.

Sign in to comment