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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 Pop-Up: Imaginary Creatures!

Puppet Pop-Up: Imaginary Creatures Calgary Comic Expo (Calgary Stampede Park), Wrangler Room A Saturday April 27: 11am-1pm; Saturday April 27: 4pm-6pm; Sunday April 28: 1pm-3pm Puppet workshop included in your Comic Expo admission.  No registration required – we will take the first 25 people into the workshop. We are thrilled to participate in this year’s Calgary … Continue reading Puppet Pop-Up: Imaginary Creatures!

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

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!