Pacific Northwest Regional Puppet Festival

Left Coast Puppet Love FestWhen: August 3 – 6, 2022Where: Seattle, Washington at Seattle University and Seattle Central CollegeRegistration: $80 – $275 (FESTIVAL ONLY: housing, meals, parking, t-shirts, sale tables are available for additional fees)Register online through July 11 Puppeteers of America members enjoy savings on full festival registration fees. For questions, contact

Puget Sound Puppetry Festival

The Puget Sound Puppetry Festival is brought to you by Trivia Puppet Company, founded by Dustin Curtis. When: December 4 @ 1-3pm, PSTWhere: Online with registrationCost: FREE – donations accepted An afternoon of puppet fun! Showcasing performers from Western Washington, puppet short films by Heather Henson’s Handmade Puppet Dreams, and a special guest from NorthContinue reading “Puget Sound Puppetry Festival”

World Puppetry Day Online Event

Join Puppeteers of America and UNIMA-USA on March 21 starting at Noon PT for an hour-long introduction to the organizations and World Puppetry Day followed by another hour of break-out room workshops and discussions on different puppet-related topics for World Puppetry Day 2021. Although the event is FREE for everyone, registration is required to access it.

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 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!”