Scottish Mask & Puppet Centre -Scotland’s primary venue and resource centre for the art forms of mask, puppets, magic, mime physical theatre – is a professional member of The Touring Exhibitions Group.
TOURING EXHIBITION SERVICES – tour ¦ education ¦ hiring
Design, Delivery, Installation, Education Planning, Programme Consultation, Talk/Demonstrations & Book Service.
For Museums and Galleries:-
1. The Magic of Masks and Puppets”
Masks, puppets and performing objects are one of the most ancient and popular forms of theatre. They can perhaps be best understood as a point of synthesis for all the arts, a unique combination of visual art, design, craft,dance, music, opera and drama. It is a vibrant living, breathing, subversive art form which plays a major role in modern theatre; and has developed unique applications into film, television and the media. Read more…
2. “Behind The Mask”
A high quality, very visual and intriguing collection of masks derived from the great theatre and performance traditions around the world: sure to stun and inspire your visitors. It is accompanied by informative text panel stands, wall mounted exhibits and special displays of tools used in Noh, Commedia and Topeng theatre plus some dedicated film footage. We recommend creating an interactive mask-making area for hands-on workshops. Read more…