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  • Stunning puppets from ‘Dark Crystal’ fantasy series showcased in new museum exhibit
    Stunning puppets from ‘Dark Crystal’ fantasy series showcased in new museum exhibit By John Ruch, Saporta Report, June 18, 2021 The elaborate and stunningly lifelike puppets that brought the fantasy world of “The Dark Crystal” to life once again for a recent Netflix series are showcased in a new special exhibit at Atlanta’s Center for Puppetry […]
  • ‘Dark Crystal’ exhibit shines at Atlanta puppetry museum
    ‘Dark Crystal’ exhibit shines at Atlanta puppetry museum By Paul Milliken, FOX5 Atlanta, June 17, 2021 It took home the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Children’s Program and garnered rave reviews for its detailed puppetry and special effects. And now, Netflix series “The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance” is being celebrated with a fantastic new exhibit […]
  • Educators Embrace Juneteenth As Opportunity To Teach Kids About Race
    Educators Embrace Juneteenth As Opportunity To Teach Kids About Race By Amber Strong, Newsy, June 17, 2021 Psychologists say age-appropriate conversations on race and history should start early, and Juneteenth is the perfect opportunity to begin. Welcome to a world where monsters come to life and thespians transform into furry fantastical creatures. Here at the […]
  • Puppets From Netflix Series ‘The Dark Crystal: Age Of Resistance’ Coming To Center For Puppetry Arts
    Puppets From Netflix Series ‘The Dark Crystal: Age Of Resistance’ Coming To Center For Puppetry Arts By Summer Evans, WABE, June 16, 2021 In 1982, when The Muppets’ creative duo of Jim Henson and Frank Oz decided to stretch their puppetry into the reaches of a feature film, they brought a fantasy world to life with […]
  • The Atlanta Opera’s ‘Big Tent Series’ Reimagines Two Classics In Partnership With Center For Puppetry Arts
    The Atlanta Opera’s ‘Big Tent Series’ Reimagines Two Classics In Partnership With Center For Puppetry Arts By Summer Evans, WABE, April 14, 2021 The Atlanta Opera’s Big Tent Series kicks off this week with two vibrant productions re-imagining classic operas. “The Threepenny Opera” by Kurt Weill and Bertolt Brecht will feature puppetry, produced in collaboration with the Center […]
  • Center for Puppetry Arts unveils new flex ticketing in time for spring
    Center for Puppetry Arts Unveils New Flex Ticketing in Time for Spring ACCESS ATLANTA By Kiersten Willis, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, March 9, 2021 There’s a new way to experience the U.S.’s biggest organization dedicated to the puppet art form. The Center for Puppetry Arts announced today an effort to make enjoying the spring a safe one. […]
  • Center for Puppetry Arts’ Distance Learning Department Wins Pinnacle Hall of Fame Award
    Center for Puppetry Arts’ Distance Learning Department Wins Pinnacle Hall of Fame Award By Atlanta Jewish Times, January 27, 2021 The Center for Puppetry Arts Distance Learning Department, headed by Sara Burmenko, won an elite Pinnacle Hall of Fame Award, given to Virtual Fieldtrip content providers who have won annual Pinnacle awards for 10 or […]