Ora Fruchter is a Brooklyn-based puppeteer, performer, director, writer and educator. She is the co-artistic director of Doppelskope and the creator of Yellow Sneaker Puppets. Doppelskope has brought original work to Dixon Place, The Tank, and The PIT (New York), Puppet Showplace, Muhlenberg Summer Music Theatre, The Cell Theater and Penasco Theater (New Mexico) and the New Orleans Fringe Festival. Ora's puppeteer credits include performances at HERE Arts Center, La MaMa and St. Ann’s Warehouse.

See below for Ora's illustrated artist origin story.