Monthly Archives: November 2013

Canuckfest 2014 – the Pacific Northwest Regional Puppetry Festival

Canuckfest – the Pacific Northwest Regional Puppetry Festival will be held in Victoria, BC September 18 – 21, 2014. Join us for workshops, shows, and a Puppets for Peace event. Here’s the Facebook page for the event.

Northwest Puppet Center’s New Season of Shows

The new season of puppet shows at Northwest Puppet Center begins soon. Subscriptions to attend five different shows are available for the remarkably low price of $30. That is only $6 per show, same great savings for either adult or child.

Just decide on the date/time of your first performance and the rest of the shows can be scheduled at your leisure by contacting the puppet center directly. Orders can be placed anytime online or by phone:
1 800 838 3006

Here are the shows included in your subscription:

Dec. 7-15, 2013
Sat. 1pm & 3pm, Sun. 1pm & 3pm
Madeline joins the circus in this puppet show based on the beloved children’s book by Ludwig Bemelmans.
Performed by Carter Family Puppets

Jan. 11-19, 2014
Sat. 1pm & 3pm, Sun. 1pm & 3pm
Share in the wonderment of the natural world as you follow the story of “Snowflake” Bentley, the inventor and scientist who became the first person to capture photographs of snow crystals.
Performed by PuppetKabob

Feb. 1-16, 2014
Sat. 1pm & 3pm, Sun. 1pm & 3pm
West African tales of the trickster spider use humor to share lessons of wit and cleverness.
Performed by Paul Mesner Puppets

March 1-16, 2014
Sat. 1pm & 3pm, Sun. 1pm & 3pm
Humor, enchantment and suspense await you in this magnificent story from the Arabian Nights.
Performed by Oregon Shadow Theatre

May 10-18, 2014
Sat. 1pm & 3pm, Sun. 1pm & 3pm
Blacklight puppetry illuminates Dr. Nautilus’ deep sea exploration encountering octopus, sea horses, star fish and more.

Thanks and we look forward to seeing you at the shows.


Dmitri Carter

Carter Family Marionettes
Northwest Puppet Center
9123 – 15th Ave. NE
Seattle, WA 98115

tel: 206 523 2579
fax: 206 523 8078