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In Praise of Shadows
In Praise of Shadows

Fri, 19 Apr



In Praise of Shadows

Ages 7+ and their families. Storytelling, shadow puppetry, singing and live music. By Julia Darrouy.

Time & Location

19 Apr 2024, 14:00 – 15:00

Lyra, Artspace 11, Harewood Rd, Edinburgh EH16 4NT, UK

About the event

Follow the story of a child who gets their hopes and dreams stolen and the journey of their family to rekindle them. The show tells folk tales from different cultures, including Greece, Japan, Mediterranean and Zimbabwe. Storyteller Julia uses live drawing and shadow puppets that appear on the ceiling, the walls, the floor to create a sense of wonder. This show is accompanied by live music and singing.


  • Wheelchair space

  • Theatre Seats




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