Saturday, 6 June 2009

Royal De Luxe

Royal de Luxe is a French mechanical marionette
street theatre company. They were founded in 1979
by Jean Luc Courcoult. Based in Nantes, the company
has performed in France, Belgium, England, Iceland,
Chile and Australia. This is street theatre at its
absolute best. Royal de Luxe have toured the world
with their magical puppets. The images above are
of "Rocket Girl" a huge mechanical puppet over 50 ft high.
Follow this link to see a video of rocket girl in action.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

actually the girl is called La Petite GĂ©ante or the Little Giant.