Category Archives: Mental Health

Call for PhD Students!

Can the WP Puppet Theatre’s puppet-based workshop program VIEW from the Inside increase a senior participant’s quality of life?   WP Puppet Theatre invites Masters or PhD students to make this unique award – winning program their doctoral or masters project. We know that as a sector, Seniors are vulnerable to health problems, mental health … Continue reading Call for PhD Students!

Acknowledging Black History Month

In acknowledgment of Black History month, WP Puppet Theatre is excited to celebrate and support Black Canadian puppeteers and artists and feature some of their amazing art. What we found was a bias of underrepresentation of Black Artists across Canada not just in puppetry, but also in general. We believe this is symptomatic of the … Continue reading Acknowledging Black History Month

VIEW from the Inside – a participant’s reflection

A recent participant in the VIEW from the Inside program, was kind enough to share  these thoughts about the experience. When I was originally contacted by WP Puppet Theatre about joining a group of individuals regarding a puppet workshop, I was a bit reticent. I know next to nothing about puppets and only had my … Continue reading VIEW from the Inside – a participant’s reflection

Giving Tuesday: Give the Gift of Creativity and Wellness

Giving Tuesday is a global day of giving. It invites individuals to celebrate the holiday season by giving back and creating change in their communities. The date of Giving Tuesday is on Tuesday, Dec 1st, 2020, and is purposefully after Black Friday and Cyber Monday. W.P. Puppet Theatre’s Giving Tuesday Fundraiser is raising funds to … Continue reading Giving Tuesday: Give the Gift of Creativity and Wellness