Entries by Red Yarn

Songbag-a-Day 2

In 2010 I participated in the Artclash Collective’s Fun-a-Day challenge with my Lomax-a-Day project. Each day in January I adapted a folksong from Alan Lomax’ 1960 Folk Songs of North America, recorded it on Garage Band, wrote an analysis and posted it on my blog. This project changed my life. It inspired my to start me […]

Late December/January Newsletter

I hope you and your families are having a wonderful holiday season. In light of the recent tragedies in the news, let’s treasure the precious time we have with the ones we love. I’ll be out of town visiting my own family for the next two weeks, so not performing my regular shows. Please take […]

Late November/December News

Happy Holidays from Red Yarn Productions! I hope you and your families are feeling happy and grounded as we enter this busy season. With Thanksgiving and winter break coming up, Red Yarn’s regular shows will be more sporadic. Please take a look at the SHOW SCHEDULE below so you don’t go to see Red and the critters on a […]

Halloween show & November news

I’m posting my November newsletter a few days early to make sure you know about Red Yarn Puppet Band’s Halloween Spectacular at Mississippi Pizza, 5-6pm on Wednesday. See the flyer below; here’s the Facebook event to share with your friends. We’ll be pulling out all the stops; expect spooky stories, haunted American folksongs, the Big Bad Wolf, a giant […]

Red Yarn celebrates National Food Day 2012!

Tomorrow, October 24, is National Food Day 2012! To celebrate, all of my shows this week will be food-themed with messages about healthy eating. Thanks to the Portland Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics for contacting me and inspiring me to get involved! Tuesday, October 23, 10:30am at Cafe au Play Wednesday, October 24, 10:00am at […]