Puppet Pop-Up Studio: One Glove Puppet Pop-Up Studio is a monthly family puppet making and performing workshop with a different theme and location (in the Calgary area) each month. Saturday October 20, 10am-12noon Wildflower Arts Centre – Dance Drama Studio II 3363 Spruce Dr SW Tickets: $10 per person, $35 groups of 4-6 > click … Continue reading Puppet Pop-Up Studio: One Glove!
There is something fishy going on in November. This month we invite you to have a Puppet Pop-Up in your own home. Make your own fish puppet with the instructions in this video and with the following template (or make your own puppet of any kind), take a photo or video, and then email to … Continue reading Puppet Pop-Up DIY
We are pleased to be participating in the Conférence Canadian Art Therapy Association Conference 2018 October 12-14 at Concordia University in Montreal. Our VIEW Program Manager & Presenter Allan Rosales and program co-facilitator Suzanne Clease will be presenting a 3-hr workshop, “The View from the Inside Project: Using Mask-Body Puppets to Impact Mental Health and Quality of … Continue reading View from the Inside Workshop at the Canadian Art Therapy Conference
We currently have three volunteer opportunities: Casino C-Chair, Sponsorship Committee, and Puppet Power Conference Committee! Join our dynamic team – meet one of our committee members! Casino Co-Chair Do you have strong attention to detail and love organizing people and events? We are looking for an enthusiastic and committed volunteer to Co-Chair our upcoming Casino Fundraiser … Continue reading Get Involved – Volunteer Opportunities!
We are phasing out our Puppets on the Go crate program as we are currently working towards a cost-effective online platform for a DIY learning experience that can reach people globally. This will be your last chance to book a crate program for the 2018-19 school year – Calgary only. Crates contain all the components … Continue reading Last Chance to Book a Puppets on the Go Crate!
Behind the Mask WP Puppet Theatre brings a mask-making workshop to people living with dementia From Dementia Connections Magazine September 10, 2018 by Jennifer Freisen When the team from WP Puppet Theatre first walked through the doors of Club 36 — an Adult Day Program operated by the Alzheimer Society of Calgary — last fall, … Continue reading Behind the Mask
Using Puppets and Art Therapy for Mental Health and Quality of Life: The View from the Inside Workshop In conjunction with the Alberta Play Therapy Association Presented by Wendy Passmore-Godfrey (BFA) and Allan Rosales (MA in Art Therapy) Friday 21 September 2018 Red Deer: The Red Deer Museum & Gallery (Stewart Room) Friday 28 September 2018 Lethbridge: Lethbridge University Res Hall … Continue reading Workshop: Using Puppets & Art Therapy for Mental Health & Quality of Life
We are taking on a number of exciting strategic initiatives and are looking for enthusiastic and engaged individuals to join our Board of Directors as General Members and in the role of Treasurer! See the power of puppetry to effect positive social change! Spark imagination and creativity in children, helping adults to self-realization and mental … Continue reading Join our Board of Directors!
For FUN and for FREE (no registration required) we are popping up twice in September! Puppet Pop-Up Studio: Pride Puppets! Sunday Sept 2, 2018, 12noon-2pm Pride Parade’s Family Zone Prince’s Island Park Family Zone Craft Tent Puppets, like people, come in all shapes and colours – celebrate diversity and make your own puppet that represents your own … Continue reading FUN & FREE Puppet Pop-Up Workshops in September!
“With seniors, it’s about recording their stories, their knowledge and their wisdom, and being able to pass it on.” ARTICLE FROM CALGARY PRIME TIMES BY VICTORIA PATERSON, JUN 22, 2018 A program that helps people create mask-body puppets helps seniors uncover their inner world while learning about mental health. View from the Inside: Courage Journey is a … Continue reading Puppets Help Seniors Discover Inner World