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Custom made shadow characters for Rick Mitchell's play "Shadow Anthropology"

Sam Hacivad

Carved DaughterColored Daughter



Shadow Anthropology

These characters, were custom designed for Rich Mitchell's theater piece "Shadow Anthropology".

This webpage is still under construction. Please come back soon to read more about the production.

The piece received great press and each performance of the 10 show run was played to full houses.

To the left is an image of the daughter after the rawhide was carved out but prior to inking as shown on the right.




Hacivad Daughter

Above, as sceen from the front of the screen, the daughter and Hacivad share a quiet moment.

Colors are inked boldly onto the rawhide so they can be seen from the front of the screen as shown below.

Colored MomMom Karagoz

..................Finally here is Uncle Sam as he appears carved and inked on the rawhide.

Colored Sam



And here he appears in his shadowy glory!Shadow Sam







Contact Maria via eMail or call 818/837-9485 for more info about commissioning custom designed and made shadow characters and shadow play and be sure to visit our other shadow work on the Bali & Beyond and Alice in the Shadows websites!