|LC control no.||sh 85120780
|Topical heading||Shadow shows
Shadow pantomimes and plays
Shadow puppet plays
|See also||Puppet theater
|Found in||Britannica 14: Shadow play (Shdow show)
Ox. companion theatre.
Philpott, A.R. Dict. of puppetry, 1969.
Trapido, J. International dict. of theatre lang.: see Shadow play.
Wikipedia, Nov. 19, 2008 (Shadow play or shadow puppetry is an ancient form of storytelling and entertainment using opaque, often articulated figures in front of an illuminated backdrop to create the illusion of moving images; Shadow theatre (Shadow theater))
|Not found in||LC database, April 24, 1989