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The Adventures of Charcoal Boy Eric Novak, Sarah Provost & Elyas Khan

The Adventures of Charcoal Boy played from April 1-17, 2006. 

About the show

The Adventures of Charcoal Boy brings to life a young tree branch who is struck by lightning and wakes to find himself on a journey of self-discovery in a very strange world. This show features puppets by Eric Novak and direction by Sarah Provost with live music by Elyas Kahn of the gypsy band Nervous Cabaret.
 

Credits

Creator, Puppetry Director: Sarah Provost
Creator, Design Director: Eric Novak 
Composer, Musical Director, Narrator: Elyas Khan 
 

Show Press

“Superbly directed.... Beautiful puppets... Ethereal rock music... "Charcoal Boy" is sure to please. ”
— Ryan McWilliams, The Village Voice
“The conventions combined with the music and the well-choreographed puppeteers make this one of the best shows I've seen this year. ”
— Richard Hinojosa, nytheatre.com