Tonight's discussion, video clips and performances were a really unique experience.
It was WONDERFUL to hear Basil give his inspirations and thoughts behind each of the pieces. And some great facts we hadn't heard. We had no idea that the band from "Arias with a Twist" was from Basil's father's collection...
(Insert 3000 words here why we are still giddy about being in the same room as Jane Henson and Cheryl Henson)
One of our favorite moments of the evening was when The Awaji Puppet Theater introduced their puppet to Basil's Ballerina from "Petrushka"