Jean Mattson and Joan King Festival Scholarship

Please share a memory or greeting!In April 2020, the Puppeteers of Puget Sound decided to name our festival scholarship for Jean Mattson and Joan King, long-time PoPS board members and supporters. With the pandemic, we never had a party to celebrate their contributions. Both in their nineties, Jean and Joan find email and social mediaContinue reading “Jean Mattson and Joan King Festival Scholarship”

Puget Sound Puppetry Festival 2020

Puget Sound Puppetry Festival 2020 Sat, March 7, 2020 at 12pm at Washington Hall PoPS is proud to be sponsoring this new annual puppet festival which celebrates World Puppetry Day by showcasing the best of Greater Seattle/King County puppetry. We invite you to join us at pugetpuppetfest.com for more information. Tarish “Jeghetto” Pipkins will be the inauguralContinue reading “Puget Sound Puppetry Festival 2020”

Scholarships to the National Puppetry Festival available!

For anyone interested in attending the 2019 National Puppetry Festival we have to grants to offer! The first is being offered by Puppeteers of Puget Sound. Due May 6th, the scholarship of $250 is designed to assist the recipient in covering registration or housing for the festival and will be paid directly to the festivalContinue reading “Scholarships to the National Puppetry Festival available!”

Puppeteers of Puget Sound National Festival Scholarship – Apply Now!

Here is a message From Guild President Dustin Curtis: My fellow guild members and puppeteers, I am pleased to announce that the scholarship committee has authorized a stipend of $250 towards attending next month’s National Puppetry Festival in St. Paul, Minnesota. Please see the attached guidelines at bottom of post. Also note that the applicationsContinue reading “Puppeteers of Puget Sound National Festival Scholarship – Apply Now!”

Great Regional Puppet Festival in St. Louis, Missouri

To all Puppeteers of America members and especially the members and the guilds of the combined regions: The Puppet Guild of Greater Saint Louis, Inc. is proud to announces a Puppeteers of America, Inc. sanctioned combined regional festival for the Great Plains and Great Lakes Regions in Saint Louis, MO Thursday, August 4, through Saturday,Continue reading “Great Regional Puppet Festival in St. Louis, Missouri”

Catch the Rhythm of the Music City Puppet Festival

The Music City Puppet FestivalJune 16 to June 20, 2016 For 2016 the Southeast Region will be partnering with the Puppeteers of America and the Nashville Public Library’s International Puppet Festival. Web Site is http://www.pofasoutheast.weebly.com/. Check back frequently and also like The Puppeteers of America Southeast Region Facebook page (www.facebook.com/PofASoutheast) where updates will also beContinue reading “Catch the Rhythm of the Music City Puppet Festival”

FELT-A-CON: A day of activities celebrating the art of puppeteering

The first FELT-A-CON, a day of activities celebrating the art of puppeteering, will be held Saturday, October 10, at Theatre Off Jackson. FELT-A-CON is a day for networking, education, fun, and outreach. We welcome both professionals and enthusiasts, and puppeteers of all skill levels, from beginners to legends. Pricing: $55 before October 1st $65 afterContinue reading “FELT-A-CON: A day of activities celebrating the art of puppeteering”