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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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