Vancouver Regional Puppet Festival

Victoria, BC, CANADA September, 2014 Friday 19th to Sunday the 21 http://puppetsforpeace.weebly.com/ The Pacific Northwest Region invites the Puppeteers of America and all others to join us to celebrate 2.5 days of the art of the puppet in the beautiful tourist destination of Victoria, BC, Canada. www.tourismvictoria.com

Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam Comes to Bumbershoot®

Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam Comes to Bumbershoot® What: Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam – Bumbershoot Edition When: Saturday, August 30 – 6:45pm Monday, Sept 1 – 5:15pm Where: Center House Theatre (The TPS Stage at Bumbershoot®) Tickets: http://bumbershoot.org More info: https://www.facebook.com/FussyCloudPuppetSlam “Seattle’s quarterly Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam is also a growing forum for puppet development—including everythingContinue reading “Fussy Cloud Puppet Slam Comes to Bumbershoot®”

Save the dates: “P of Eh? CANUCK FEST 2014”

The Pacific Northwest Region presents P of Eh? CANUCK FEST 2014 Victoria, BC Canada September, Thursday the 18th to Sunday the 21st, 2014 The Pacific Northwest Region invites the Puppeteers of America and all others that wish to join us to celebrate three days of the art of the puppet in the beautiful tourist destinationContinue reading “Save the dates: “P of Eh? CANUCK FEST 2014””

Thistle Theatre presents "Jack and the Beanstalk"

Thistle Theatre, a puppet theatre for families presents: Jack and the Beanstalk Based on an old English version of the story, Jack trades his family’s cow for five colored beans. An amazing adventure ensues when Jack climbs to the top of the beanstalk and becomes a slave to the cyclops wife of the fee-fi-fo-fum giant.Continue reading “Thistle Theatre presents "Jack and the Beanstalk"”

Aurora Valentinetti turns 90 this year!

Aurora Valentinetti, teacher, puppet creator and performer for 50 years in the NW and the USA, will be turning 90. A party is being planned in her honor for September and details will be available soon.  The party will coincide with the new season opening of Evergreen Children’s Theatre and the Aurora Valentinetti Puppet Museum. Continue reading “Aurora Valentinetti turns 90 this year!”

Marionette Opera: The Burning House

THE BURNING HOUSE by Carter Family Marionettes with Music Director Margriet Tindemans and special musical guests April 29 – May 8, 2011At the request of Prince Esterhazy, Franz Josef Haydn created this opera especially for The Royal Marionette Theater at Esterhaza Palace. Splendid live baroque music lead by the internationally acclaimed Margriet Tindemans. Exquisite castContinue reading “Marionette Opera: The Burning House”

Thistle Theatre presents: Quest for Planet X (the space musical)

Thistle Theatre presents: Quest for Planet X (the space musical) From earth to moon and to the far reaches of the Galaxy…take a flight into the future. A strange chrysalis-like growth has started to form on Earth. If the space team can’t reach Planet X for the antidote, the Earth will be doomed. Silly robotsContinue reading “Thistle Theatre presents: Quest for Planet X (the space musical)”