As part of a two-week residency for FTT's production of LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS, special effects makeup artist and puppeteer RJ Haddy will offer a public lecture/demonstration about working with puppets, extreme makeup, and special effects. A lifelong educator, Haddy has been called the "Emeril Lagasse of Special Make Up Effects instructors." Haddy was a finalist on Season 2 of the Syfy channel's reality competition series Face Off and has worked on such big budget movies as Batman and Robin, There's Something About Mary, and Contact. Q & A to follow presentation.
More about RJ Haddy: http://www.rjhaddy.com/
Philbin Studio Theatre, DeBartolo Performing Arts Center
Free and open to the public; reserve tickets.
RJ Haddy’s residency is made possible in part by support from the Henkels Lecture Fund, Institute for Scholarship in the Liberal Arts, College of Arts and Letters, University of Notre Dame.