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    Puppetry Theaters in the US

    The Great Arizona Puppet Theater is open to the public all year round, five days every week. It is known to feature local professional troupe as well as have exclusive features from international and national guest artists.

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    Top Movies about Puppets for Adults

    The Misfit Heights is zombie-themed musical puppet film released in 2012. The film’s storyline is about an apartment that filled by puppets who will have to find a way to survive after the failure of an insane scientist’s scheme to take over the...

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    Puppet Theatre in NYC For Kids

    This theatre founded in 1973 was imported from Sweden. Since it opened for public shows, it has been presenting puppet shows in the park not far from the American Natural History Museum and the Upper West Side. The theatre building is a 19th-century ...

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Simpich Showcase

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The Simpich Showcase is a combination of a Gallery, a museum, and a Marionette theatre.

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Thankskilling was released in 2012. The storyline is about a villain who has to find a way to survive a mindless puppet...

Penny Jones And Co Puppets

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The Westbeth Home is located in between West Street and Washington streets. The children puppet theatre was opened in the 70’s.


Puppetry Theaters

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The Great Arizona Puppet Theater is open to the public all year round, five days every week. It is known to feature local professional troupe as well as have exclusive features from international and national guest artists.

This theatre was first opened about 44 years ago and is known as the oldest and longest puppet theatre in existence in the country. The proprietor, Bob Baker, has been into puppetry for almost 72 years now.

This puppet theatre was also known as the Storybook Puppet theatre was found in 1956 and is known as the oldest professional puppet theater in the country.

This theatre is being managed by the San Diego Guild of Puppetry Inc. it is community-based and holds exhibitions for literature and curriculum-based programs.

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How to Master Shadow Puppetry

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Shadow puppets were a form of entertainment before puppetry even became a known thing. It was very popular all over Asia in Ancient and Medieval times and the main hub for it was China. Here there were countless shadow theaters that showed the amazing skills of the artists maneuvering the forms that created the shadows. […]

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The History of Punch and Judy Puppets

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Puppetry is one of the most fun and interesting art forms that has ever existed. It was one of the earliest forms of theater it was widely spread all over the world. It came in many shapes depending on the region where it was performed but the principle was basically the same. It is still […]

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Famous Movies That Use Puppets

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Puppetry is well-known for being one of the oldest art forms in the world. The earliest records show that puppets were widely used in plays in Ancient Egypt. They were also very popular in Asia and Europe. The puppetry we see today developed mainly in the 18th and 19th century and hasn’t changed much ever […]

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Ventriloquism and Puppetry

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Puppetry is one of the oldest art forms related to theater in the world. We have seen that there have been various different forms of puppetry in different cultures all over the world, each on putting their own spin on the art form and making it unique. Puppetry is still a popular form of entertainment […]

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Different Kinds of Puppets

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Every country and culture had its own type of puppet and used it for events like ceremonies or just plays. The art of puppetry implies a lot of hard work and an amazing craftsman to do the puppet itself. The modern puppet craze begun thanks to show like Sesame Street or The Muppet Show. While […]

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How to Make Your Own Puppets

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Puppets have been around forever, they existed ever since medieval times if not longer and puppets were often used in theater over the centuries. There are many people that even today are very interested in puppetry and there are countless puppet theaters around the world. Having your own puppet is a great bonus if you […]

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The History of Puppetry

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Puppetry is considered one of the oldest art forms in history. There are countless writings from Ancient eras that talk about the puppet theater. They were used in Ancient China and their popularity grew once they were introduced in Europe too. Now, there are countless puppet theaters all over the world. It is still considered […]

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Puppet Masters Around the World

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Puppetry is an old tradition that has been in existence for over a thousand years. This tradition cuts across the different cultures of the world as almost every region across the globe practices this entertaining tradition. The tradition is an artistic expression of different forms of acting, music, designing, sculpting, writing and painting for the […]

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How Sesame Street Changed Puppetry

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Jim Henson probably never saw the future when he began working on Sesame Street decades ago. Who would have known that it would turn out one of America’s most popular and influential TV shows among children and adults alike? Despite his death in 1990, his legacy lives on in the present sprout of puppeteers including […]

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Is Puppetry Just for Kids?

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Well, the answer to that question is a simple resounding NO! Although in these modern times, many people view puppets as meant for children’s entertainment, however, what they may not know is that puppetry has been popular among adults for thousands of years as well. The Evolution of Puppetry Both in movies and television shows […]

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Puppet Theatre in NYC For Kids

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1. Penny Jones And Co Puppets (West Village) The Westbeth Home is located in between West Street and Washington streets. The children puppet theatre was opened in the 70’s. Although it may not be as well known as some of the other theaters it is still one of the best and it always plays the […]

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Top Movies about Puppets for Adults

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1. Misfit Heights The Misfit Heights is zombie-themed musical puppet film released in 2012.  The film’s storyline is about an apartment that filled by puppets who will have to find a way to survive after the failure of an insane scientist’s scheme to take over the world with an army of undead. The burden is […]

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Puppetry Theaters in the US

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1. Great Arizona Puppet Theater (Arizona) The Great Arizona Puppet Theater is open to the public all year round, five days every week. It is known to feature local professional troupe as well as have exclusive features from international and national guest artists. The theater also has a gift shop where can buy books, puppets, […]

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