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Words and Video Exhibition

On October 2nd from 7:30pm to 9:00pm at CDA’s loft located on the third floor of the Cotton Mill building, the Brattleboro Literary Festival and the Center for Digital Art in Brattleboro will host the fifth annual Words and Video Exhibition, a one- evening screening of short films and video art pieces …

Still shot from Mary Segment

D-Generation Mary Segment

An excerpt from a video segment Michel Moyse created for D-Generation, a Sandglass Puppet Theater performance work exploring dementia. This excerpt is adapted from Michel’s personal experiences with his mother, who suffered from dementia for many years before passing away last year.

D Gen Mary

The Boston Globe on “D-Generation”

The Boston Globe’s story “Puppets tell story of dementia in D-Generation” highlights the process for developing the stories, the show, and ultimately, the transformative effects it had on the show’s participants and creators. Sandglass Theater began working “D-Generation: An Exaltation of Larks” in 2008. The show premiered in 2012. Read …

Sandglass Puppet Theater's Elwood puppet

The Brattleboro Reformer on D-Generation

The Brattleboro Reformer calls Elwood ‘outgoing and mischievous…an old guy who’s personality matches the bulldog on his sweatshirt”. The articles goes on to describe some of Elwood’s other charming characteristics, and it’s hard to believe he is talking about a puppet. And that’s the point. The realism of the characters, …