Created and Directed By

Fergus J Walsh


Fergus is a puppet designer, builder and performer from Ireland, currently living and working in New York City. He has an MFA in Puppetry from the University of Connecticut. Hy-Brazal is his MFA thesis project.


Fergus is currently working on SAGA, the latest show by Wakka Wakka Productions. He performed recently with Fei Bo of the Chinese National Ballet in Dis/Oriented by Yin Mei Dance. Last year he was an artist in residence at the Museum of Arts and Design in NYC. He was the lead puppeteer at the world premiere of The Wind Up Bird Chronicle at the Edinburgh International Theatre Festival in August 2011 and at the Singapore Arts Festival in May 2012.


Fergus is a Jim Henson Foundation Grant recipient.


For more information please visit www.fergusjwalsh.com.

Hy-Brazal was created In partial fulfillment of the requirements for an MFA in Puppetry at the University of Connecticut


Fergus would like to gratefully acknowledge the assistance of the

Department of Dramatic Arts at the University of Connecticut and the Arts Council of Ireland

Assistant Director

Puppets/Editing/

Compositing

Scenic - Puppets

Scenic - Humans

Music

Sound


Lighting

Maya Ahuja


Fergus J Walsh

Paul Spirito

Joshua M Kigner

Ernest Adzentoivich

Becky Eyre

Fergus J Walsh

Calvin Anderson

Michelle Mann

Principle Puppeteers

Lauren Horoszewski

Travis Lope

Maya Ahuja

Harrison Haney

Lauren Horoszewski

Ki Hong Kim

Travis Lope

Marija Plavsic

Fergus J Walsh

Zoe Besmond De Senneville

Becky Eyre

Tom Getchell

Miron Gusso

Gabe J Hazuda

Xing Xin Liu

Caitlin Shirts

Paul Spirito

Marina Tsaplina

Principle Builders



Additional Builders


Matt

Roommate

Girl in Class

Classmates

James Marin

Harrison Haney

Alison Barton

Stasia Brewczynski

Lisa DelCegno

Ki Hong Kim

Seth Koproski

Arron Lloyd

Zane M Roberts

Dan J Seigerman

Advisors

Sinead Beary

Tim Hunter

Helene Kvale

Bart P Roccoberton Jnr

Paul Spirito

Tim Lagasse

Matthew Lin

Garrett Sendlewski

Jenny Schutz

Special Assistance

Special Thanks

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Maya Ahuja

Miron Gusso

Caitlin Shirts

Joseph Therrien

Fergus J Walsh

Additional Puppeteers