Tied to a Tree – 2003

Tied to a Tree is a puppet production about a young boy grappling with the inner conflict that arises  between his desire to become someone else and the consequences he must face, when his choice could destroy his only friend.

Joseph

Joseph Joesph_Head

– A boy that thinks he is a monster looking for his place in the world.

 

Joseph’s Mother

Mother_HeadMother

– Joseph’s absent mother is much too concerned appearances and is embarrassed by her son.

 

The Gluttons

Demons that have insatiable appetites and eat everything in sight

Famished

FamishedFamished_Head

– A creature that can never fill himself up no matter how much he consumes

George

Gorge George_Head

– A creature that keep eating until his tongue gets so fat that he can’t fit anything into his mouth and must starve until he can start again.

Ravenous

Raveous_HeadRavenous

– A creature that never tastes his food because he swallows it whole with his huge mouth.

 

The Elementals

Magical creatures that take care of the natural world

Earth

Earth Earth_Head

Fire

Fire_Head Fire

Water

WaterWater_Head