Have you ever wondered — how does a particular puppet sleep, or wake-up? For that matter, how do puppets become aware of their limitations, react to stimuli, project emotions, breathe, … Continue reading Walking Through Walls with Puppetry at the Puppet Power Conference
Puppet Pop-Up Studio: Family Finger Puppets Sat Feb 17, 1-3pm St. Matthew’s United Church, 2035 26a St SW Tickets $5-$35 > click for tickets Ages 4+ (children must participate with … Continue reading Celebrate Family Day Weekend by Creating your own Family of Finger Puppets at Puppet Pop-Up Studio
We are excited to welcome Emma Fisher (Ireland) and Ivan Owen (USA) as presenters to our upcoming Puppet Power 2018 Conference. Emma Fisher is currently in the final stages of … Continue reading Puppeteers Explore Big Issues from Disability to Digital Fabrication in Conference Presentation
Mental health affects everyone regardless of age, education, income or culture. The past impact of our VIEW FROM THE INSIDE: COURAGE JOURNEY workshop has compelled WPTS to find ways to … Continue reading ‘VIEW’ WORKSHOPS WITH VULNERABLE SENIORS
Puppet Pop-Up Studio: Year of the Dog Sat Jan 20, 1-3pm Chinese Cultural Centre, Room 307 (197 1st Street SW) Tickets $5-$35 Ages 5+ (children must participate with an adult) … Continue reading Puppet Pop Up – January 2018
“Can we make a Puppet Show in 8 hours?” We’d like to report a big YES! In 2014 five brave folks joined Wendy (Artistic Director, WP Puppet Theatre) for … Continue reading Puppet Show in 8 Hours?
WP Puppet Theatre marked Canada’s 150th Anniversary of Confederation in 2017, with a special puppet project, that sought to connect people of all cultures, celebrate the land and remember our Canadian … Continue reading Canada 150
June 1-3, 2018 (Friday evening, all day Saturday and Sunday) Venue partner: University of Calgary – Drama Division (2500 University Dr NW) $CAN 249 Early Bird Registration Now Available! Learn, … Continue reading Puppet Power 2018: Story | A Conference on Applied Puppetry
In 2016, WP Puppet Theatre produced Healing Ointment, an interactive puppet infused art exhibit of 2 and 3 dimensional works, inspired by, and in response to, the participant’s stories from … Continue reading Healing Ointment
CALGARY PUPPETRY DAY! Monday March 21 2016, 10am-4pm at Fort Calgary On March 21, 2016, WP Puppet Theatre launched Calgary Puppetry Day, in conjunction with World Puppetry Day, for the … Continue reading Calgary Puppetry Day!