I was invited back to Bangladesh in January, 2013, and performed multiple puppet shows in schools throughout the capital city of Dhaka, as well as performing on Banglavision TV, and Radio Nalta. It was my great privilege to spend time with Master puppeteer, Mustafa Monwar.
"Dance Around the World with Puppets" I have tried to explain “Why Bangladesh? Why me? And what will I do?” George Bagby chose to serve
"Dance Around the World with Puppets"
I have tried to explain “Why Bangladesh? Why me? And what will I do?” George Bagby chose to serve
My gifts, on the other hand, while certainly plentiful, have been difficult for me to fit into meaningful service. I am not a medical professional, nor do I have any money. I am a career ballet dancer/teacher/choreographer/actress/artist and have worked a wide variety of other jobs, including a stint as a dental assistant, and currently as program coordinator for the
I traveled to Bangladesh in February 2009 and did multiple performances of the Thistle Theatre puppet show, "Mrs. Periwinkle and Possum" for over 2500 children in remote villages as part of dental outreach program through the Nalta Hospital.
I returned to Bangladesh in December 2011, and performed for over 1000 children in schools and various events. The theme of these performances was disability awareness, and dance as a tool for the support, healing, and inclusion of the disabled within the community. It was amazing, wonderful, and FUN!!!