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Hall of Cryptids Dr. Thylacine’s Cryptozoology Museum

October 26, 2019, Clanton Public Library

Dr. Thylacine’s Hall of Cryptids

An Original Halloween Puppet Play

Written by and custom Scrapbag Puppets by Mark S. Smith, Directed by Craig Isley

Presented by Central Alabama Performing Arts Guild

Saturday before Halloween, October 26th, 2019 at the Clanton Public Library

Two performances: 4pm & 7pm

‪Actors interacting with puppets! Strange creatures and mystery beasts! Astonishing and funny! A unique event for the whole family!‬

Forced off the road by a treacherous thunderstorm, young Nancy Naysayer seeks shelter in a secluded Southern mansion. Nancy discovers the mansion is a museum called The Hall of Cryptids, run by its curator, Dr. Thylacine (a supposedly extinct Tasmanian wolf). He tells the skeptical Nancy amazing stories about mystery beasts like Bigfoot, modern dinosaurs, and lake monsters. All these creatures come to life with the magic of puppetry along with live actors. The Hall of Cryptids opens minds to the impossible and inspires imagination!

Dr. Thylacine
Dr. Thylacine is a supposedly extinct Tasmanian wolf and curator of the Hall of Cryptids, the world’s most renowned cryptozoology museum and sanctuary for mystery creatures.

Join Dr. Thylacine in his Hall of Cryptids, a museum of Cryptozoology, or Mystery Beasts! Bigfoot sightings, lake monsters and living dinosaur encounters are just a few of the subjects we'll explore, along with giant birds and more!

Mark S. Smith, Dr. Thylacine, Lukewarm, & Cole Riley
Meet The Cast of “Dr. Thylacine’s Hall of Cryptids” Zachary Williams, Mercy White, Cole Riley, Austyn Lucas, Emilee Hayes, Mary Schiermann, Shannon Hargrove, & John White
Meet The Crew of “Dr. Thylacine’s Hall of Cryptids” Courtney Shugart, Corvis Crowson, Albalis-Vargas-Smith, & Derek Boyd