December 29, 2017 10:36
Happy New Year! We’re ready for a really exciting 2018, and we hope you are too! We’re kicking off the new year with an action-packed January, and our calendar is full of educational opportunities for all ages, movies, a celebration of our new India exhibit, a Dark Crystal game night and SO much more, including two Family Series productions. Keep reading to see the whole lineup and make your plans to visit us this January!
November 30, 2017 13:25
The Atlanta weather is cooling off and the holiday spirit is in full swing at the Center for Puppetry Arts! We’re halfway through the run of our annual production of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. If you haven’t joined us yet this season, don’t wait—tickets for December’s performances are going quickly! Here’s a look at everything we’ve got going on this month at the Center for Puppetry Arts.
September 29, 2017 14:31
The spooky season is here, and we’re feeling festive. 🎃 We are so excited welcome back our annual Halloween show, The Ghastly Dreadfuls, and kick off this season’s run with our first-ever Halloween party, The Ghastly Gathering. Of course, our regular Family Series offerings and workshops are also on the schedule, so October promises to be a blast for all ages. Check it out and plan to join us this fall!
September 26, 2017 10:52
At the Center for Puppetry Arts, we pride ourselves on our well-rounded puppetry offerings, from our performances for families and adults, the Worlds of Puppetry Museum and our extensive educational opportunities. We have some GREAT workshops coming up in the 2017-18 Explore Puppetry Series for both teenagers and adults. If you’re interested in taking your puppetry skills to the next level, check out what’s on the schedule this season. Capacity is limited in each, so don’t hesitate to book!
May 31, 2017 11:23
🎶 School’s out for summer. School’s out for—🎶—ok, maybe not forever, but long enough that your family might need fresh ideas to fill the time. That’s where we come in! This June, we’re introducing brand-new educational and museum programming, having some circus fun and showing some movies we love. We literally have something different to do every day!
May 9, 2017 10:03
We know it can be difficult finding ways to entertain your little ones during the summer months, so we want to make it a little easier for you. This summer, we’re introducing a number of new and enhanced educational and special museum offerings to supplement our Family Series programming. These activities will take place on select weekends and weekdays in between show runs. Keep reading for descriptions and dates of each, and plan your summer with us!
March 3, 2017 13:39
We are now accepting applications for Ningyo & Ningyōzuka: A Master Class in Japanese Puppetry, taking place on April 3. Visiting puppet artists Tom Lee (War Horse, Madama Butterfly) and Koryu Nishikawa V (Hachioji Kuruma Ningyo, Cart Puppetry Company of Japan) will present a special workshop exploring Japanese traditional puppetry techniques that have had an enormous influence on world puppetry performance.