Hit the Lights! Theater Co.

New York, NY

A shadow-puppet musical about a horse that loses its tail..

In the shadow musical HORSETALE, a Horse and its Tail become separated and, in their search for each other, find themselves. HTL! weaves together shadow puppetry, overhead projectors, live original rock music, Looney Tunes homages, and American iconography to tell a story as wild and expansive as the West itself!

Category: Interdisciplinary

Tags: Puppetry, Interdisciplinary, Devised

Rating: All Ages

Company Bio

HIT THE LIGHTS! THEATER CO. is an award-winning company created from an artistic agreement to tell simple stories in unconventional ways. Highlights include four original shadow puppetry productions (DUNGEON, WHALES, HORSETALE, and ISLA); a site-specific immersive theater experience with the Know Theatre of Cincinnati (THE OTHER RHINE); a puppet adaptation of Gimlet Media’s hit podcast The Habitat (BIGFOOT); and the March 2021 cover shoot with Vogue Magazine featuring Gigi Hadid.

Past Fringe Credits

2015 – DUNGEON (Audience Pick of the Fringe, Cincy Fringe)