An Experience
Unlike Anything
Else in the World

Get ready to rethink everything you know about puppets and puppeteers. Our live shows, workshops, exhibitions, and events will have you feeling like a kid again at the Center for Puppetry Arts. Limited FREE parking is available.

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Now-March 3, 2024

PACKRAT

Set deep in the Sagebrush Desert, PACKRAT is a visually stunning puppet-forward play that contemplates humanity’s relationship with the natural world.

Now-February 25, 2024

Ruth and the Green Book

Based on the book by Calvin Alexander Ramsey, explore our nation’s history through the eyes of eight-year-old Ruth and her family as they travel through the Jim Crow south.

March 12-24, 2024

The Emperor’s New Clothes

Join us for Grey Seal Puppets’ clever adaptation of The Emperor’s New Clothes.

Registration Now Open!

Puppet Summer Camp

Puppet Camp at the Center for Puppetry Arts is the ultimate summertime adventure!

Open Tuesday-Sunday

Worlds of Puppetry Museum

Includes the Jim Henson Gallery (Sesame Street, The Muppets, and more) and our Global Gallery!

Today’s Events

Wednesday February 21, 2024

Click here to view the full calendar of events.

Mark Your Calendars for Our Upcoming Events!

Things to Know Before You Visit

  • While masks are no longer mandatory, we recommend wearing a mask to protect those who are not eligible to be vaccinated.
  • Hand-sanitizing stations are available in abundance at the Center.
  • Please change your visit to another day if you’re not feeling well.
  • We will continue to monitor public health directives around COVID and modify our response accordingly.
School Groups

Great Options for Educators

We’ll Meet You Online

Digital Learning

Live, Interactive Programming

Through video conferencing and downloadable guides, we can bring the education and wonder of the Center for Puppetry Arts to your classroom.

Our curriculum-based workshops and puppet shows offer unique, interactive, and engaging experiences for your classroom or homeschool.

We’ll Come to You

Enjoy a Field Trip Without Ever Leaving the Classroom

If you want your students to enjoy a highly interactive educational experience, but a field trip isn’t an option, our traveling options offer great, in-person alternatives.

Thank You To Our Sponsors:

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