Beautiful images are manipulated by lights and shadows, and various silhouettes of animals are woven up by acrobatic hands. Surely, everyone has a memory of playing with “hand shadow” at least once. Yet, we have advanced and developed the hand shadows into a higher performative technique. We, KAKASHIZA present the piece named “Hand Shadow Show” In this Show, hand shadow animals portray a loving story full of humor. You may be surprised by the fact that the animals are consisted by only performers’ bare hands and bodies.
2. The Dancing Animals
3. Japanese Traditional Shadow-Play
4. Let’s Try Hand Shadow!! (Interactive sequence inviting audience participation )
5. The Ugly Duckling (by Hans Christian Andersen)
6. Pen-Ta & Pen-ko (The Story of Dreaming Penguin)
7. Gorilla’s Love Story
Total Duration : 60 min.