Post-Performance Puppeteering Workshop

Type: Workshop
Art Form: Theater
Grade Level: 3-12
Scheduling Request

Participants will experience firsthand what it is like to work a professional-quality marionette which has been balanced and tuned like a fine instrument. Students will begin with simply manipulation, such as turning the puppet’s head or raising its hand, and then progress to compound movements, such as sitting or walking. Master puppeteers will demonstrate some of the tips and tricks they have learned in over thirty years of experience in the field of puppetry.

Length: 45 Minutes
Participant Limit: 25 per workshop
Curriculum Connection: Puppetry, Performing, Connecting


Travel Fee: based upon National Standard Mileage Rate (Business)
Note: pricing may vary for weekend/out-of-school time

Processing Fee of $30 added to all contracts

Workshop Space:

A cleared, classroom-sized space (approximately 25’ x 25’), large enough to accommodate up to 25 participants working marionettes at floor-level.  The workshop space MAY be on upper or basement levels.

Time needed to set up for the workshop: 15 minutes

Time needed to pack up: 15 minutes

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