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Porto Domi

Presented by New Hazlett as part of the Community Supported Art Performance Series

Thu-Fri, December 6-7Doors Open: 7PM I Show Begins: 8PM

This heartfelt, silly, and imaginative all-ages puppet show follows a young girl and her best friend, a garden snail, on a bus ride to find the meaning of home with the people they meet. Using large-scale marionettes, projection, shadow puppetry, and dance, Porto Domi explores adapting to unexpected situations and the joy of finding new friends.

Felicia Cooper Interview
Recital Review
Recital Review

View this video on Vimeo for timed stamped questions.

A puppeteer, dancer, actor, educator, and maker. Felicia’s work is primarily centered around movement and gesture as a language for expression and the illustration of a human compulsion to find order in chaos through narrative complexities. She has completed artistic residencies with folkLAB, Bread & Puppet Theater, The Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, Pearl Arts Studios, and has been the recipient of a grant from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts.


Photography: Renee Rosensteel; Video: Jeremy Fleishman; Scenic Designer: Lisa Leibering; Lighting Designer: Madeleine Steineck; Stage Manager: Ally Ricarte