The last couple of weeks have been busy for WP Puppet Theatre! Barb and Annie facilitated drop by puppet making – Diverse Fork Puppets – at the CMHC Youth Smart Summit. YouthSMART (Youth Supporting Mental Health and Resiliency Together) is a year-long initiative designed to generate an awareness of mental health topics, which allows for student leaders and their … Continue reading WP Puppet Theatre Out and About
We want to hear from you! WP Puppet Theatre is now accepting proposals for our conference, Puppet Power 2020: Puppets Go Existential We invite proposals for: 90 minute Talk/Demo about your puppetry arts practice and how it relates to one of this year’s conference themes; 3 hour Hands-On workshop on a facet of puppetry i.e. … Continue reading We are now accepting proposals for Puppet Power 2020
THIRD ACTion Film Festival and WP Puppet Theatre are proud to announce their expanded partnership that will offer more events during the final weekend of Alberta’s Seniors’ Week. View from the Inside: Courage Journey is a puppetry-based workshop that encourages discussion about mental wellness. Through the creation, exhibition and performance of a self-reflective mask-body puppet, … Continue reading View from the Inside: Courage Journey workshop
We are taking on a number of exciting strategic initiatives and are looking for enthusiastic and engaged individuals to join our Board as General Members! Our Board is involved with special projects and initiatives! See the power of puppetry to effect positive social change! Spark imagination and creativity in children, helping adults to self-realization and … Continue reading Join our Board of Directors!