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  • Love Of Seven Doll Analysis

    she forgot they were no human. The puppets became her best friends and they provided to her the warmth she had not experienced before. With the puppet also came true her dream of being in the theatre. She found herself in the magic of theatre and was happy had dreams had come true. The theme of the book is in the times of our troubles, we need to embrace childlike innocence like Mouche whose interaction with the puppets is a necessity and refuge to forget what she could not cope with. The magic friends and the magic theatre convert Mouche’s world from she wanted to get away from to a world giving her the chance to become a successful actress. Although the world of the puppets is happy, the world of the puppeteer behind these puppets is very unhappy. Like Mouche, the puppeteer was so unhappy and could treat his new protégé and the young boy working with…

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  • Chapter Summary: 'The Puppeteer'

    Chapter 1: The Puppeteer She shouldn't be here; she didn't belong here. Yet Dear Mater insisted she attend church because it was a duty, an obligation. They needed to keep up the pretense of spirituality in this ancient town, which harbored several rituals and deep religious devotion to God. It started as far back as the medieval ages, where religion was the accepted worldview of the time. So Victorique clasped her hands together in prayer, bowing her head so aureoles of golden wisps veiled her…

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  • Demolishing Everything

    experience to watch the puppeteers, looking for the production characteristics of the piece: how are they creating a mesmerizing show? The cast of Demolishing Everything was what made the piece come alive. Every puppeteer was steady, calm, and quick-footed and they disappeared into the story because of this work. A specific moment of seamless storytelling was when the…

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  • Until Something Happens Analysis

    story within the story, the character is not an active participant but rather an observer, indicating the numerous potential roles an individual can play within an experience. Furthermore, the presence of puppets within the story adds another layer to the ambiguity of reality and identity. As the character continues their story, they introduce a particularly eccentric puppeteer who “started running back and forth on the stage, his face obscured, his little puppet dude flailing around like it…

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  • Dead Puppet Society's Argus: Theatre Analysis

    appear to the audience like a small globe. This idea is further suggested through the series of light bulbs that appear like stars in the night sky. These lights surround the stage and enter the audience’s seating. The message this presents to the audience is that this one character is just a small person in a massive world. However true to post-dramatic form, the set empowers the audience to make their own interpretation; the design also bares similarities to an eye. This is especially obvious…

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  • Analysis Of Allegory Of The Cave By Plato

    senses: but I have discovered that they sometimes deceive us, and prudence dictates that we should never fully trust those who have deceived us even once” (13). Relying on our senses, such as believing what we see, restricts us from gaining true knowledge. These bonds – customs force us to act in a certain way and enforce certain beliefs within us. The “bonds” are constituted by the puppeteers. “[In the cave,] …light is from a fire burning far above and behind them. Between the fire and the…

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  • Ambiguity In Shirow Masamune

    “So you had the puppeteer dub himself and then killed off the original?” Asks Aramaki in reference to the criminal whose mind has been copied and then lead into a cyborg body. The situation with the puppeteer further blurs the line of what defines a human, as the puppeteer claims that he is indeed a “self-aware life-form--a ghost” , though he can’t prove it, seeing as how “modern science, after all, still cannot define life.” One could argue that the transferring of the minds of cyborgs to new…

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  • Plato's Allegory Of The Cave And Social Media

    In today’s society, where social media is part of everyday life, one can see the comparison to Plato’s allegory of the cave. The cave holds both the captives and the puppeteers as prisoners. Social media being the cave, holds both people posting on social media and people scrolling through social media captive. Have you been stuck in the cave or have you seen the true reality of life? People that post on social media are able to portray themselves in whatever way they please. Thus, being the…

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  • The Cave: The Allegory Of The Cave

    The allegory of the cave represents Socrates theory regarding human perception. He believes that humans are prisoners that are kept away from the truth therefore they are ignorant. Without some instruction about the world humans will remain in a state of ignorance. Socrates uses several images to help deliver his intended connotation such as the cave, the prisoners, shadows, the game, puppeteers, the escape, and the return. The cave is a haven for the three prisoners chained up inside. The cave…

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  • The Allegory Of The Cave In Plato's The Republic

    Socrates states that life is like being chained up inside a cave, forced to stare at shadows on a stone wall. In the allegory, a group of prisoners have been shackled inside a cave since birth, with their backs facing towards a fire. Unable to turn their heads, they spend their life trying to make sense of what they see on a stone wall. Behind the prisoners is a short wall, the fire, and puppeteers, set up in such a way that the puppeteers can manipulate puppets above the short wall and cast…

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