The Man of the Crowd
by Edgar Allen Poe
Directed and original adaptation by Oliver James Hymans
Video design by the Ed Kevill-Davies
Company: Little Devil's Adult Company
Presented at Little Angel Theatre, March 2016.
‘Little Devils’ is the Little Angel Theatre's adult puppet company aimed at amateurs who want to work in a professional setting to create new and exciting puppet theatre.
Working with professional theatre director and puppet maker Oliver Hymans the company worked together to devise, design and make the puppets in their original production of the ghostly short story by Edgar Allan Poe using life size puppets and live video projection.
“There are some secrets which do not permit themselves to be told. Men die nightly in their beds, wringing the hands of ghostly confessors.” E. A. Poe, The Man of the Crowd