PROJECT: WHOOPING CRANE

The story of the endangered whooping crane and the biologists who fight for their survival. One bird injured in the wild brought into captivity, another raised in captivity released to the wild. Life size cranes puppets, marionettes, hand, shadow puppets, masks. Nominated for 2 Elizabeth Sterling Haynes Awards, Winner of 1.

Written by Jennie Esdale, Eileen Sproule, Dean Bareham, Dave Clarke, Directed by Eileen Sproule, Music by Dave Clarke, Performed by Dean Bareham and Jennie Esdale, Stage Managed by Erin Brett, Puppets by Dean Bareham, Jennie Esdale, Cassandra Christie, with assistance from Jen Winter. Promo photos by Sean Dennie.

Ever wonder what it feels like to be ten feet tall?