Update from the Valentinetti Puppet Museum

VALENTINETTI PUPPET MUSEUM, 280 Fourth Street, Bremerton, WA 98337. Like everyone, COVID and its closures has been catastrophic for us.  Most of 2020 the VPM and its host museum have been closed.  For a short period of time in the fall we were able to open observing all of the protocols.  In the late fallContinue reading “Update from the Valentinetti Puppet Museum”

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”

See Concrete Cabaret on December 13

Our President, Rachel Jackson, has a piece in Toronto’s next Concrete Cabaret! Concrete Cabaret #7 – A Very Special Holiday SpecialSunday, December 13, 2020 @4pm PST Seasons are changing. Nights are getting longer. Winter cozies will be upon us soon. Concrete Cabaret is planning a holiday special! We have special guests, special puns, and specialContinue reading “See Concrete Cabaret on December 13”

Call for Performance Proposals for PNW Regional Festival

The Left Coast Puppet Love Fest, August 6-9, 2020 in Portland, OR, is the Official Regional Festival for the Pacific Northwest Region of The Puppeteers of America. The Left Coast Puppet Love Fest will bring together professional puppeteers, students, librarians, educators, and inspired beginners in Portland, OR to share knowledge, enthusiasm, and resources. Festival Dates:Continue reading “Call for Performance Proposals for PNW Regional Festival”

Thistle Theatre Presents The Funny Woman Who Lost Her Dumpling.

6344 NE 74th St. Suite 103, Seattle, WA 98115 Phone (206) 524-3388 website: http://www.thistletheatre.org email: info@thistletheatre.org Media contact: Jean Enticknap FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE The Funny Woman Who Lost Her Dumpling Thistle Theatre, a puppet theatre for families, presents the “Funny Woman Who Lost Her Dumpling”, based on a Japanese story. A Funny Woman jumps afterContinue reading “Thistle Theatre Presents The Funny Woman Who Lost Her Dumpling.”