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
It’s Casino Time! We are looking for a number of volunteers to assist with our upcoming Casino Fundraiser March 6 and 7, 2019 at the Deerfoot Inn & Casino. Casino volunteering is a great chance to bond with fun puppet peeps! No experience is necessary as there is training provided and free food too! Your time is worth over $240 … Continue reading Volunteer at our Casino Fundraiser!
Recently completed an amazing project to mark Canada’s 150 Anniversary Created over twenty unique puppet productions, with themes ranging from frogs to friendship. Performances Produce “Puppet Power” an international conference series that shows how puppets broach serious issues like family violence, prejudice or mental health. We train people how to use puppetry for their own … Continue reading Past Initiatives
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, participants develop community, foster resiliency and gain a voice for their stories. 2015-16, delivered VIEW workshops to around 50 participants at: Circle of Supports – Boys … Continue reading VIEW From the Inside 2015 – 2018