Using stunningly innovative puppetry, Milo the Magnificent is 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.
RUNNING TIME: 45 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