Author Archive | Heidi Rugg

Getting ready for the “Galapagos George” Anniversary Tour!

It's FINALLY happening! It’s been in the works for longer than you can imagine…but we are FINALLY announcing our special Anniversary Tour of “Galapagos George.” This is a double anniversary celebrating the 20th anniversary since we first starting performing this show AND commemorating the 50th anniversary of Lonesome George’s discovery on Pinta Island in the […]

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The German Report Pt. 1

I had an amazing time in Germany and had been fully prepared to blog all about it while I was there. These plans were thwarted, though, by my lack of a good WiFi connection…exacerbated by the 12-hour days in the studio at Wollknoll! The workshops I attended were held at Wollknoll in Oberrot, Deutschland. It’s […]

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Deutschland!

Ok. Packed! (No small feat.) At the airport. Baggage checked. TSA cleared. Peppermint tea acquired. And now, we wait. It’s been a while since I last flew. I think 2005? And I haven’t been to Germany since 1993…which is like a lifetime ago! Pre-mobile phones, pre-Google, pre-websites…like I said, a lifetime ago. It gets weird […]

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Worskhop at Collegiate (Richmond, VA)

I had such a great time sharing my Puppetry 101: Thinking Outside the Socks workshop with teachers at Collegiate in Richmond, VA. We explored rod puppets, shadow puppets, hand puppets, marionettes, and object puppets. We had such a great time and could’ve easily kept going for several more days, I think! Read more about the […]

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