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Marionettes (Videos)
Mandalay Marionettes Theater Puppet Show and more.

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Title: Mandalay marionettes theater puppet show - 11 parts (videos)
Description/subject: 11 pieces of videos about Burmese marionettes.
Language: English
Source/publisher: Northern Illinois University via Southeast Asia Digital Library
Format/size: JWPLAYER
Alternate URLs: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X5-jAUvlHEM
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2015


Title: Mandalay marionettes theater puppet show: Burmese Marionettes (Part 01) - Introduction (video)
Description/subject: "The video presents an overview of Burmese string puppetry, including the history of the medium, the roles puppet shows played in the past, and a description of various items that are needed for the puppet show."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Northern Illinois University via Southeast Asia Digital Library
Format/size: JWPLAYER
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2015


Title: Mandalay marionettes theater puppet show: Burmese Marionettes (Part 02) - The Typical Traditional Items, the Nats or Good Spirits Dance (video)
Description/subject: "Video shows the beginning of a traditional Burmese puppet show. As is customary, the show begins with three beats of the gong and cymbal and with a ritual dance to respect the guardian spirits of the area by offering coconuts and bananas."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Northern Illinois University via Southeast Asia Digital Library
Format/size: JWPLAYER
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2015


Title: Mandalay marionettes theater puppet show: Burmese Marionettes (Part 03) - Himalayan Scene; Horse, Monkey, the Dances of the Two Different Demons (video)
Description/subject: "This clip from the Himalayan scene shows different animal puppets such as a horse, and a monkey, and also the performances of two demons who are in charge of different places in the forest and in the palaces."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Northern Illinois University via Southeast Asia Digital Library
Format/size: JWPLAYER
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2015


Title: Mandalay marionettes theater puppet show: Burmese Marionettes (Part 04) - Alchemist (Zaw-Gyi) Dance (video)
Description/subject: "This video shows the dance of the puppet alchemist named Zaw-Gyi who possesses a supernatural power."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Northern Illinois University via Southeast Asia Digital Library
Format/size: JWPLAYER
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2015


Title: Mandalay marionettes theater puppet show: Burmese Marionettes (Part 05) - Daw Ma Ma Naing's Greeting with a Brief History of Marionettes (video)
Description/subject: "Daw Ma Ma Naing's, the founder of the Mandalay Marionettes Theater, gives an overview of the organization."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Northern Illinois University via Southeast Asia Digital Library
Format/size: JWPLAYER
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2015


Title: Mandalay marionettes theater puppet show: Burmese Marionettes (Part 06) - The Master's Creativities in Displyaing a Magnificient and Artistic Dance; Two Royal Pages Dance (video)
Description/subject: "This clip depicts a dance of two royal page puppets who are engaging in joking and teasing one another."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Northern Illinois University via Southeast Asia Digital Library
Format/size: JWPLAYER
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2015


Title: Mandalay marionettes theater puppet show: Burmese Marionettes (Part 07) - A Couple Dance; The U Shwe Yoe and Daw Moe Dance (video)
Description/subject: "In this clip, puppets named U Shwe Yoe and Daw Moe perform a humorous dance. The dance conveys insight into the social life of villagers who live in Burma's countryside."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Northern Illinois University via Southeast Asia Digital Library
Format/size: JWPLAYER
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2015


Title: Mandalay marionettes theater puppet show: Burmese Marionettes (Part 08) - A Comparative Dance between a Human Being and a Puppet (video)
Description/subject: "This video shows a comparative dance between a human being and a puppet. The human imitates the movements of the puppet."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Northern Illinois University via Southeast Asia Digital Library
Format/size: JWPLAYER
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2015


Title: Mandalay marionettes theater puppet show: Burmese Marionettes (Part 09) - Duet Dance of the Prince and the Princess, Myaing Da Dance (video)
Description/subject: "This video shows a romantic dance between the prince and the princess puppets. It is a traditional favorite among Burmese audiences."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Northern Illinois University via Southeast Asia Digital Library
Format/size: JWPLAYER
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2015


Title: Mandalay marionettes theater puppet show: Burmese Marionettes (Part 10) - The Last Program, a Piece of Ramayana Story (viedo)
Description/subject: "This clip shows puppets acting out a piece of the Ramayana story. In this scene, Rama chases the golden deer for his princess, Sita."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Northern Illinois University via Southeast Asia Digital Library
Format/size: JWPLAYER
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2015


Title: Mandalay marionettes theater puppet show: Burmese Marionettes (Part 11) - Credits (video)
Description/subject: "This video includes production credits for the Burmese Marionettes puppet show, accompanied by a musician a musician playing a Saung, a traditional Burmese harp."
Language: English
Source/publisher: Northern Illinois University via Southeast Asia Digital Library
Format/size: JWPLAYER
Date of entry/update: 13 September 2015