MINNEAPOLIS (Jan. 12, 2016) — In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre together present a cabaret of puppet shows by the Twin Cities puppet community, with popcorn, beverages and live music. Come see puppets big and small, hairy and smooth, bitter and sweet, intelligent and stupid, war and peace, crude and cruder at 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 29, 2016 at In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre, 1500 E Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 55407.
Hosted by Daniel Polnau, with music by The Controversial New “Skinny Pill”, the show features performances by Steve Ackerman, Gustavo Boada, Ramon Cordes (with Tony Cordes-Eklund and Andy Fisher), Angie Courchaine, Seth Eberle, Alex Hathaway, Soozin Hirschmugl, Rachel Jendrzejewski and Theo Goodell, Masanari Kawahara, Zoe Sommers Haas and Maren Ward.
Tickets for Puppet Cabaret are a $10 suggested donation and can be reserved at the HOBT Box Office at 612-721-2535 or online at http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/2487160 or through www.hobt.org. Nobody will be turned away for lack of funds.
In the Heart of the Beast Puppet and Mask Theatre (HOBT) is a singular theater company recognized internationally for both its artistry and service to the community. Through performance, ceremony, teaching, and community building, HOBT explores and celebrates the human experience and the wonders of the world’s natural and cultural richness. From humble beginnings, the theater has grown into its current identity as the shepherd of the MayDay Festival attended by over 50,000 people in South Minneapolis’s Phillips and Powderhorn neighborhoods. For almost 40 years now, In the Heart of the Beast has worked to bring theater to streets and neighbors to worktables.