|Friday,||March 9, 2018||7 p.m.|
1248 Bernard Avenue West
Montréal (Québec) H2V 2V6
Phone: 514-495-9944, ext. #1
Alex & Olmsted (United States)
Adult audience, 13 years +
Presented as part of the Puppet Slam line-up
Alex & Olmsted presents a short version of Milo The Magnificent, a fun and engaging show in which an aspiring magician presents a variety of magic tricks and the results of his last scientific experiments. But he finds that the best-laid plans don’t always go as planned. The full length version of Milo The Magnificent is presented on Sunday, March 11.
RUNNING TIME: 5 to 8 minutes
Alex & Olmsted (Alex Vernon and Sarah Olmsted Thomas) have been making puppets together since 2010. In recent years, they have performed at LaMaMa at New York, The Puppeteers of America Festival, Bread and Puppet Theater in Vermont, and two National Puppet Slam. Milo the Magnificent was awarded a 2017 Jim Henson Foundation Grant and a Greenbelt Community Foundation Grant.
Story, Performance, Stage Direction, Scenography and Lighting: Sarah Olmsted Thomas and Alex Vernon
Puppets: Alex Vernon
Music: Sarah Olmsted Thomas