LORELEI LAUNCH – APRIL 2015

LORELEI- the latest short film by Classics in Miniature® and Steven Ritz-Barr (video on demand): Silent film- rated R. https://vimeo.com/ondemand/lorelei Lorelei is a mythical character of Celt origin. Her tale is found in Germany, a place not often associated with the Lady of the Lake, and the river Nymphs. Around Read more…

Classics News May 2013

Hello everyone, This note is to announce the completed PROJECTS AT classicsinmini.wpengine.com Our new short films from past year are now on our website under SHORTS – Verlaine’s Reunion (a 3 min. poem song)  An eerie song by English musician John Greaves after a poem by Paul Verlaine in 1860. Read more…

Onward and upward.

Happy New Year to all! Classics in Miniature was in Seattle for the Modern Language Assoc. annual conference where our DVDs were sold in the trenches on the Exhibit floor. I sold over 100 copies, made numerous serious contacts for speaking engagements and for sales of institutional copies to Language Read more…

JOAN of ARC

Greetings everyone, I’m writing to let you know about ‘JOAN of ARC puppet film’ Take a moment to check it out on IndieGoGo and please share it with your friends.  All the tools are there.  Get perks, make a contribution, or simply follow updates.  If enough of us get behind Read more…

QUIXOTE revisits L.A.

LAPuppetGuild presents Steven Ritz-Barr’s “Quixote” and “Kurt Cannibis and Connie Cancer” With special guest Eugene Seregin SAT. January 22, 2011 @ 7:30 p.m.  FREE Bob Baker Marionette Theater 1345 W. 1st St Los Angeles, CA  90026 Snacks and Beverages available for purchase (Note: private parking lot $3 cash) “QUIXOTE” a Read more…

update: Summer 2010

By Steven Ritz-Barr QUIXOTE and FAUST available for purchase on classicsinmini.wpengine.com This is a short and sweet ‘bonjour’ from the heart of France where I am presently researching JOAN OF ARC for the next volume of the Classics in Miniature film series. I expect a script by November and a Read more…

QUIXOTE SIGHTINGS IN LOS ANGELES

(Due to re-working of my website some of you may have received this message.  My apologies.) Two upcoming screenings in the Los Angeles area: April 16, 2010 Friday at 4pm J. Bridges Theatre, Melnitz Hall, UCLA April 17, 2010 Saturday, Beverly Hills Film Festival, 11-1pm, Clarity Theatre, Beverly Hills, CA (Most Read more…

Le Classic

Seasonal Newsletter from CLASSICS  IN  MINIATURE Fall Nov.  2009   Vol. 1 Beauty is a primeval phenomenon, which itself never makes its appearance, but the reflection of which is visible in a thousand different utterances of the creative mind, and is as various as nature herself. –Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe Puppetry Read more…