Founded in 1995 by David Yeakle, Ellen Reeder, Art Davis, and Cindy Davis, Tongue and Groove Theatre is dedicated to the seamless integration of the disciplines of mask, mime, music, dance, puppetry and acting, resulting in a unified theatrical expression.

Apr 222011
 


Directed by David Yeakle
Rollins Theatre @ The Long Center for Performing Arts
2010

In May of 2010, Tongue and Groove Theatre partnered with Austin’s The Long Center for the Performing Arts to present an encore performance of The Red Balloon, a stage adaptation of the 1956 French film Le Ballon Rouge.

Under the direction David Yeakle, the critically-acclaimed production featured original animation by Leah Lovise, and music composed and conducted by Justin Sherburn.

The production won five 2008 B. Iden Payne Awards and two Austin Critics’ Table Awards.

Review in Austin Live Theatre

Review in Austin Chronicle

Review on Examiner.com

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