String Theory Theater, based in Baltimore, is composed of artist Dirk Joseph and his daughters Sequoia and Azaria. Shift your perspective and see the world from the spider’s point of view in Itsy.
Employing various narrative styles and multiple puppetry formats, including hand puppets, rod puppets, crankies, shadow puppets, and more, String Theory Theater’s colorful design and wit poke fun at conventions, and question the status quo to create fun and thought-provoking performances for families.
Dirk Joseph, founder of String Theory Theater is a professional artist, storyteller, and community arts facilitator. He has been teaching visual arts and theater (including puppetry) in the NY and MD public school systems for almost 30 years. Before forming String Theory Theater, he performed with Pierre Bennu as a puppet duo known as The Drapetomaniacs.