Samhain Festival: The Story of Samhain Shadow Puppet Show and Workshop

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EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum

Custom House Quay

D01 T6K4 Dublin 1

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Learn all about the ancient art of shadow puppetry and create your own Samhain tale in this workshop suitable for ages 5+.

Discover how Halloween of old was celebrated in Ireland in this fun and creative workshop. Facilitated by puppeteer Carmel Balfe from Little Gem Puppets, first watch a special shadow puppet show, before creating some spooky puppets of your very own to bring your Samhain story to life before your very eyes.

Tickets are free but pre-registering is essential. Please reserve one ticket for each child wishing to take part in the workshop. Ticket does not include entry to EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum's main exhibition.

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Little Gem Puppets want to share the art of puppetry and invite others to enjoy it too! They specialise in family-friendly workshops with elements of participation and co-creation, and have a particular affinity for creating works which activate the curiosity of children of all ages.


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