Ben Durocher is a multidisciplinary artist who incorporates his vast knowledge, experience and understanding of puppetry from a performance standpoint, to tell visual stories using captivating puppets, sculptures and props. As a fabricator he has worked with NYC's The Puppet KitchenThe Jim Henson Company and studied at The National Puppetry Conference at the Eugene O'Neill Theater Center.
Cake Costume for "Too Many Lenas"  (Dir. David Bernstein)
Puppets for developmental work at The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center's National Puppetry Conference 2012 (Photo Credit: Richard Termine)
Puppet for developmental work at The Eugene O'Neill Theater Center's National Puppetry Conference 2014 (Photo Credit: Richard Termine)
Installation depicting story book characters Scaredy Squirrel and Chester Cat for elementary school lobby display.
Installation depicting story book characters Scaredy Squirrel, Flat Stanley, Chester Cat and Diary of a... for elementary school lobby display.
Custom puppet fot Lisa Helmi Johanson.
Large-scale props and installation for Bombay Sapphire/Tribeca Film Festival Event (Photo Credit Michael Whiltbank)
Large-scale shark prop and installation for Bombay Sapphire/Tribeca Film Festival Event (Photo Credit Michael Whiltbank)
Large-scale duct-tape roll prop for installation for Bombay Sapphire/Tribecca Film Festival Event (Photo Credit Michael Whiltbank)
Thomas Turtle puppet for "Bobbie and Friends" project for Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary
Olga Seagull puppet for "Bobbie and Friends" project for Canadian Coast Guard Auxiliary
In process puppet masks "Justin Bieber" and "Tattoo Man" for The Puppet Kitchen
In process puppet mask "Mrs. Garrett" for The Puppet Kitchen
Octopus puppet for The Puppet Playlist #17: Sargent Pepper's, assistant builder to Michael Schupbach at The Puppet Kitchen. (Photo credit: Marielle Solan)