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Ithaca Crankie Cabaret

Tompkins County , Finger Lakes | Arts & Culture , Entertainment

Ithaca Crankie Cabaret

An innovative art form that incorporates visual art, music, puppetry and story-telling! Come see the crankie - a small wooden theater with a scrollable story. A crankie is an old storytelling art form. It’s a long illustrated scroll that is wound onto two spools. The spools are loaded into a box which has a viewing screen. The scroll is hand-cranked while the story is told. It can be accompanied by a narrative, song or tune. This is the 1st annual cabaret, featuring local artists and musicians: Edith McCrea Kaleb Hunkele Christina Coleman LilySilly Puppets Matt Gordon Mickie Quinn Isaac Sharp Matt Ocone Mijaíl Martínez Tal Bill Hurley

Hosted by award-winning story-teller, Matt Ocone. See photos and more at www.lilysilly.com/crankies/

Tickets: $12 - $15 @ crankiecabaret.eventbrite.com

Show at 7:30pm, doors open at 7pm.


Event Details

    Nov. 3, 2017 - Nov. 3, 2017
    07:30 PM - 09:00 PM