India's Living Treasure - Master puppeteer with global message

From Voices, 3:30 pm on 16 November 2015

Indian Puppets with a Serious message: International Indian Puppeteer Mahipat Kavi and his touring theatre company use puppets to bring serious messages to life on social issues such as AIDS, family planning and the environment with his award winning puppet serials for television and educational films in India and abroad. Now Mahipat and Puppets and Plays are performing in Wellington. Lynda meets Mahipat and the team back stage to learn more from the renowned puppet master about his mission and its impacts and how puppet stories can carry tough messages to the masses.