Center for Puppetry Arts Blog

Things To Do in December 2016 at the Center for Puppetry Arts

November 30, 2016 11:39
The holiday season is in full swing, and we are feeling festive! Here’s everything you can enjoy at the Center for Puppetry Arts this month.

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Jim Henson's Impact on Television

November 17, 2016 14:46
Jim Henson didn’t set out to be a puppeteer; instead, he had ambitions to work in television, and puppetry was his first step into the industry at age 16, when he responded to a casting call for puppeteers for a new local morning show. Fast forward to Sam & Friends and beyond, and it’s safe to say his programming was revolutionary, and his impact on the small screen is immeasurable. Read on for some highlights of Jim’s television career, all of which are documented in our Worlds of Puppetry Museum.

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