Nostalgia reveals instances of love through stories based on imagined or remembered reality from members of Loco7’s Sirovich Senior Center’s community of artists and teenage students from New York City Public Schools. This interactive video installation is made up of 13 unique short toy theatre pieces that the intergenerational participants created around the theme of nostalgia and love.
Conceived by Federico Restrepo with Denise Greber
Loco7 Dance Puppet Theatre Company
Featuring works by Angelina Aponte, Piedad Dickinson, Anaïs Escobar, Nora Glikman, Maria Grande, Megan Haungs, Dolores La Guardia, Toby Levine, Jesse Marsh, Chuck Macdonald, Ruth Tobacco, and Margaret Yuen
Photo of toy theatre by Margaret Yuen
La MaMa Puppet Festival
The La MaMa Puppet Festival showcases new contemporary puppet theatre by artists from around the world. Curated by Denise Greber, focusing on diversifying the voices, stories, and perspectives shared onstage, with the goal of uplifting marginalized identities within the puppet community.