Birthday Parties

Inspire creativity and fun with a puppet making birthday party – DIY puppets in a crate or facilitated workshops available!  Contact  Artistic Director Wendy Passmore-Godfrey at 403-228-3373 or admin@wppuppet.com to plan your puppet infused party!

1DIY Puppet Pop-Up Studio in a Crate

$120 + GST for a 10 day crate rental!
(shipping charges apply for outside of Calgary)

Rent a Birthday shadow puppet crate for ten days (Friday-Monday) for your child’s birthday party!

instagram-shadowCrate includes the following:

  • A 2’x 3’ professional rear projection screen and frame that clamps onto a table.
  • Clip on light
  • A set of ten durable shadow puppets
  • Supplies for 20 kids to create their own shadow puppets
  • A full instruction guide, power point instructions and historical shadow puppet overview and more.
  • 20 paper bags with supplies to transform into a puppet to give away as a loot bag

 

Choose from the following crates:

Shadow Puppets Express Feelings (ages 4-7)
Aussi Disponible en Français.
Comes with Dr Seuss’s charming story My Many Coloured Days, percussion instruments and a music CD

Shadow Puppets Learn about Community (ages 4-7)
Tambien disponible en Espanol.
Comes with the book Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See? (Oso pardo, Oso pardo, ¿qué ves ahé?).

Contact Wendy Passmore-Godfrey at 403-228 3373 or admin@wppuppet.com to book your crate!

 

2Puppet Pop-Up Studio LIVE To Go

$250 + GST (in Calgary)

Inspire creativity and fun with a puppet making birthday party with themes selected from the best of our successful Puppet Pop-Up Studio workshops.  You provide the venue and we provide the instruction and supplies for a 1.5 hour puppet making and performing workshop for up to 20 kids!  Taught by our Artistic Director Wendy Passmore-Godfrey!  Includes 20 paper bags with supplies to transform into a puppet and to also use as a loot bag.

Choose from the following themes:
(videos provided to give a bit of an idea of the project)

Paper Piggie Puppets

Make your own paper piggie puppet based on the charming book Jillian Jiggs by Phoebe Gilman. Perform your version of this story.

Shadow Puppets

Design and Make your own shadow puppets and animate them on a professional shadow puppet screen.

2Pop-Up Puppets

Make your own pop-up puppet from step by step instruction and play some drama-party  games. Video coming soon.

 

 

Bean Bag Puppets

Make your own bean bag puppet and stuff its brain with great ideas!

Rudolph Puppets

Make your own Rudolph the (any colour) Reindeer sock puppet.

Monkey Around

Make your own monkey puppet from rope and paper. Learn how to braid!

True Story

Create your own paper puppet based on Shel Silverstein’s “True Story” and perform the poem.

Puppet Picnic (can even be outside!)

Make your own rod puppet characters from yarn, long grass or raffia and complete them with found leaves and other natural materials.  Then we’ll play some classic picnic games with our puppets – a three-legged race with a puppet?

Contact Wendy Passmore-Godfrey at 403-228 3373 or admin@wppuppet.com to book your party!