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WP Puppet Theatre’s Definition of a Puppet:
The Animation of an Inanimate Object in front of an Audience. 

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Puppet Power Workshops and Panels

WP Puppet Theatre is pleased to curate the PUPPET POWER WORKSHOPS for the Festival of Animated Objects! From puppet shows to film screening, gallery exhibitions to workshops, from March 13-17, Calgary will come alive with original creations, mythical creature, and curious beats, objects and gadgets by puppet-masters and artists alike to stir your imagination. WORKSHOPS … Continue reading Puppet Power Workshops and Panels

Join our Board of Directors!

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!

Puppetry Helps Kids Learn how to Respect our Rivers!

We were pleased to partner with Oldman Watershed Council at the Helen Schuler Nature Centre in Lethbridge, Alberta, in March of 2018, with a Fish Stick puppet workshop.  Participants made some simple puppets and an aquatic habitat complete with clean, clear water and healthy riparian vegetation. Then, they recorded a quick clip using their handcrafted puppets.  This … Continue reading Puppetry Helps Kids Learn how to Respect our Rivers!