Category Archives: Puppetry Theaters

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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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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