• Twitter
  • Facebook
  • YouTube
  • Instagram

Lost in the Woods (Italy)

Created for PIP (Production Incanti Project) and performed as part of Incanti International Figure Theatre Festival, Turin, Italy, 2012.

Inspired by the Brothers Grimm Fairy-tales, Thingumajig Theatre worked for a month with 5 young adult theatre-makers to create this hour-long piece. With puppets, masks, acting, visual theatre and music each participant brought to life the essence of their chosen piece. Woven together with a Red Riding Hood motif, the piece took a quizzical look at how stories learnt at a parent’s knee prepare a child for the adult world.

The show opened Incanti 2012 to great acclaim from festival-goers and organisers alike. 


Lead artists: Thingumajig Theatre directors Kathy and Andrew Kim

Participant artists: Francesco Picciotti (Italy), Brigid Vidler (Australia), Marco Ceccotti (Italy), Raffaella Gardon (France) and Zosia Stella-Sawicka (UK)

See photo gallery by Shin Yamazawa.