Puppeteers of New York with Nehprii Amenii and Rick Lyon
Join us for a lively evening of conversation with two of New York’s most influential puppeteers and theater artists. Rick Lyon, creator of all the puppets in the Tony Award-winning musical Avenue Q, joins director, playwright, and fellow puppeteer Nehprii Amenii for a discussion about their multidimensional careers. Moderated by Mellon Foundation Fellow Monxo López, curator of the Museum’s hit exhibition, Puppets of New York.
Puppets of New York will be open for viewing both before and after the program, and drinks and light snacks will be available for purchase.
6:00 pm – Doors open; bar opens (Marble Court)
6:30 pm – Program begins
7:30 pm – Program ends; Puppets of New York remains open for late viewing
8:25 pm – Exhibition and bar close
8:30 pm – Museum closes