Become a Member!

Become a member no matter where you live and enjoy a full year of PoPS. The Puppeteers of Puget Sound (PoPS) is a non-profit organization, which promotes and raises the standards of the art of puppetry through the exchange of ideas, programs, and workshops. Chartered by The Puppeteers of America, Inc. PoPS MEMBERSHIP INCLUDES: freeContinue reading “Become a Member!”

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”

Call for Artists – Fussy Cloud Vol. 14!

Call for Artists Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam Volume 14 What:  Call for Artists Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam Volume 14 Deadline:  February 20, 8pm Contact:  FussyCloudPuppetSlam@gmail.com More info:  https://www.facebook.com/FussyCloudPuppetSlam We’re very excited to announce our Call for Artists for Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam – Volume 14!  Show dates: Friday & Saturday, April 20 & 21 Additional dates: Tech rehearsal Wednesday or Thursday, AprilContinue reading “Call for Artists – Fussy Cloud Vol. 14!”

Aurora Valentinetti Museum seeking two professional performances this season. 

From the Aurora Valentinetti Museum:      We are currently seeking two professional performances this season.  We schedule Saturday 2:00 shows usually running about 40- 50 minutes with a bit of show and tell interaction with the audience (ages pre-K thru 2nd/3rd grade) before/during and/or after .  12:00 – 4:00 set up/take down time.       Our Price range is $300 toContinue reading “Aurora Valentinetti Museum seeking two professional performances this season. “

Regional Scholarships Announced!

Annett Mateo, Pacific Northwest Regional Director, is pleased to announce two recipients of the $400 scholarships to the Puppeteers of America National Festival. The two receipts are Zane Exactly of Seattle, Washington and Matthew Stowers of Portland, Oregon. CONGRATULATIONS to you both!   Zane Exactly is a visual artist, puppeteer, and theatre artist with a BFAContinue reading “Regional Scholarships Announced!”

Updates to the Puppeteers of Puget Sound Constitution – Please Take A Look!

My fellow guild members, The executive committee and I have worked diligently to update the Puppeteers of Puget Sound constitution to reflect more modern methods of communication and connection. We have also consolidated and defined officer job descriptions to match the work that is currently being done. Please take the time to review the attached document asContinue reading “Updates to the Puppeteers of Puget Sound Constitution – Please Take A Look!”

From The Desk Of The NEW President

My fellow puppeteers, I have such exciting news for this beautiful spring! This past week, I meet with the board and we immediately jumped into pressing guild business. I am pleased to report that we have completed an outline for guild activities for the year and also have reviewed and updated our constitution to reflect a more modernContinue reading “From The Desk Of The NEW President”