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Celebrate National Day of Puppetry
at the Center for Puppetry Arts
with a smorgasbord of activities for families and adults!







Charlotte's Web





By E.B. White
Adapted by Joseph Robinette
Directed by Jon Ludwig

Showtimes: 12pm & 2pm

Recommended for ages 4 & up

In E.B. White’s classic gentle tale of unlikely friendship, Charlotte the spider has a plan to save Wilbur the pig. She will make him famous using her wits, words, and webs!
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LAMB CHOP 2.0




Showtime: 3pm

Recommended for ages 4 & up


As one of the many highlights of the National Day of Puppetry, patrons will get to meet and watch Mallory Lewis – daughter of the late Shari Lewis – and the loveable Lamb Chop, whose performances never fail to rekindle cherished memories in those who grew up enjoying the charismatic duo. The performance, hosted by world-renowned artist Nicolosi, salutes 70 years of Shari Lewis and Lamb Chop and marks a special unveiling of a new commemorative United States Postal Service stamp featuring the beloved puppetry duo.
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Tour the museum, including THE LION KING: Up Close; Wild, Wooly, & Wonderful; Cinderella's Tightrope: Adapted Childhood Tales; and Títere, Loutka, Kukla… Puppet!


Guided Tours

American Puppetry Tour @ 12pm


Behind-the-Scenes Tour @ 2pm


MAKE YOUR OWN SOCK PUPPET



2:30-4:30pm

Make your very own sock puppet - for FREE! Stay for the 5pm photo and help us set a record for the most sock puppets in one place!








The Muppet Musicians of Bremen



7pm

*MEMBERS-ONLY FILM*

Leroy the Donkey, T.T. the Rooster, Rover Joe the Hound Dog, and sassy Miss Casgut are determined to escape from their mean, rotten, masters… and their masters are equally determined to keep them down on the farm. Will the gallant, jazz-playing animals make it to freedom and fame? Only Kermit the Frog knows for sure… and you know what a great storyteller he is! A charming and music-filled modern fable.

Directed by Jim Henson
Rated G
1972/50 min/Comedy/Family/Music

Location: Mainstage Theater
Cost: FREE for Center Members






AND MORE!

See puppetry demonstrations and enjoy activities presented by the Atlanta Puppetry Guild!

Beer/Wine Bar available at 6:15pm.