The Twig Family by Deborah Costine, Puppeteer!

The Twig Family by Deborah Costine, Puppeteer!

Wed & Thurs | JUN 29 & 30 | 10:30AM & 1:00PM

About this show: The Twig Family is an original story about a family living in harmony with nature. Inspired by The Oak Tree by Gordon Morrison, this show teaches lessons about sharing, confronting fears, and living simply, while exploring and enjoying trees and nature.

Recommended for ages 3 & up.

About the performer: Debbie grew up in northern New Hampshire, graduated from Plymouth State College, and attended Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. She taught puppetry at Northeastern University, Boston, Mass., Worcester State College and Plymouth State. She has conducted workshops in voice and sculpting at regional and national puppetry festivals. Her character voices are heard on the Verizon website ( Deborah is the author of The Twig Family in the Oak Tree, a gentle nature story for young children. In 2008 she was a recipient for the Northeast Region of Puppeteers of America's Artistic Achievement Award. In 2009 she won the prestigious U.N.I.M.A. USA Citation for Excellence in Puppetry for her show, A Woodland Cinderella.