Anatar Marmol-Gagne is originally from Caracas, Venezuela. She holds a Masters of Fine Arts Puppet Arts from the University of Connecticut, and has as a Bachelor of Arts degree in English-Creative Writing from Hunter College, NY. Her strong background in art, dance, writing, fiber and fabrication all come together seamlessly with her love for puppetry.
As a puppeteer, Anatar has trained at the National Puppetry Conference at the O'Neill Theater Center, taught children's puppet workshops, performed in puppet slams and festivals as well as curated and founded the Pinned & Sewtured Puppet Slam in New Haven, CT.
"The Superhero Within" is Anatar's Master of Fine Arts project in the Puppet Arts Program at the University of Connecticut.