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The Shadow Plays

While in Asia, director Julie Taymor discovered an appreciation for both sides of theater: the mechanics and the story. The experience would inspire her masterful use of puppets in "The Lion King." View Julie's Maker Profile

Tags: arts, passion, success

Bystander of the Family Bystander of the Family
Julie Taymor
Proud to Have a Working Mom Proud to Have a Working Mom
Julie Taymor
Best of Times, Worst of Times Best of Times, Worst of Times
Julie Taymor
The Shadow Plays The Shadow Plays
Julie Taymor
Masks & Opera in Japan Masks & Opera in Japan
Julie Taymor
The Woman "Thing" in Hollywood The Woman "Thing" in Hollywood
Julie Taymor
The Origins of Theater The Origins of Theater
Julie Taymor
No Word for "Artist" No Word for "Artist"
Julie Taymor
The Necessity of Art The Necessity of Art
Julie Taymor
Helen Mirren as Prospera Helen Mirren as Prospera
Julie Taymor
Spider-Man Unfinished Spider-Man Unfinished
Julie Taymor