The Street Corner Marionettes of Mexico: A History of the Puppet Company

Title

The Street Corner Marionettes of Mexico: A History of the Puppet Company

Roles

Author: Lucio Espindola

Author: Lourdes Pérez Gay

Author: Amaranta Leyva

Author: Cárdenas Noé

Translator: Ronald Burgess, Gettysburg College

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Description

This is a translation from Spanish of the book titled, Marionetas de la Esquina Tras Bambalinas, which documents Las Marionetas de la Esquina, one of present-day Mexico’s longest enduring puppet theater groups. It’s the story of a small group’s obsession in perfecting an art form, in this case, one especially aimed at entertaining children.

ISBN

9780773444942

Publication Date

6-2013

Publisher

Edwin Mellen Press

City

Lewiston, NY

Keywords

puppets, Mexico, theater, marionettes

Disciplines

Performance Studies | Spanish and Portuguese Language and Literature | Theatre and Performance Studies

Department

Spanish

Comments

Original version is available from the publisher at: https://mellenpress.com/mellenpress.cfm?bookid=8826&pc=9

The Street Corner Marionettes of Mexico: A History of the Puppet Company

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