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2013 // April

On Basil Twist

| by Butch Garris |
When you hear the word puppet you probably think of a marionette, a sock covered hand, Sesame Street, or maybe even your favorite Muppet. I did, too, until I met Basil Twist about a year ago.
Basil came to Memorial Hall for a week in March 2012 to begin working on his Rite of… Read More >

Program Notes LIVE: Reinventing The Rite of Spring

The Rite of Spring with a Twist

Sunday, April 7
Gerrard Hall
Join us a week before our next world premiere for an exclusive conversation with the artist.
Basil Twist, a puppeteer renowned for his ability to bring to life otherwise inanimate objects, has spent over a month in residency at UNC-Chapel Hill creating three new… Read More >