Puppet Pop-Up Studio: One Glove Puppet Pop-Up Studio is a monthly family puppet making and performing workshop with a different theme and location (in the Calgary area) each month. Saturday October 20, 10am-12noon Wildflower Arts Centre – Dance Drama Studio II 3363 Spruce Dr SW Tickets: $10 per person, $35 groups of 4-6 > click … Continue reading Puppet Pop-Up Studio: One Glove!
We are phasing out our Puppets on the Go crate program as we are currently working towards a cost-effective online platform for a DIY learning experience that can reach people globally. This will be your last chance to book a crate program for the 2018-19 school year – Calgary only. Crates contain all the components … Continue reading Last Chance to Book a Puppets on the Go Crate!
Behind the Mask WP Puppet Theatre brings a mask-making workshop to people living with dementia From Dementia Connections Magazine September 10, 2018 by Jennifer Freisen When the team from WP Puppet Theatre first walked through the doors of Club 36 — an Adult Day Program operated by the Alzheimer Society of Calgary — last fall, … Continue reading Behind the Mask
Using Puppets and Art Therapy for Mental Health and Quality of Life: The View from the Inside Workshop In conjunction with the Alberta Play Therapy Association Presented by Wendy Passmore-Godfrey (BFA) and Allan Rosales (MA in Art Therapy) Friday 21 September 2018 Red Deer: The Red Deer Museum & Gallery (Stewart Room) Friday 28 September 2018 Lethbridge: Lethbridge University Res Hall … Continue reading Workshop: Using Puppets & Art Therapy for Mental Health & Quality of Life
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!
For FUN and for FREE (no registration required) we are popping up twice in September! Puppet Pop-Up Studio: Pride Puppets! Sunday Sept 2, 2018, 12noon-2pm Pride Parade’s Family Zone Prince’s Island Park Family Zone Craft Tent Puppets, like people, come in all shapes and colours – celebrate diversity and make your own puppet that represents your own … Continue reading FUN & FREE Puppet Pop-Up Workshops in September!
“With seniors, it’s about recording their stories, their knowledge and their wisdom, and being able to pass it on.” ARTICLE FROM CALGARY PRIME TIMES BY VICTORIA PATERSON, JUN 22, 2018 A program that helps people create mask-body puppets helps seniors uncover their inner world while learning about mental health. View from the Inside: Courage Journey is a … Continue reading Puppets Help Seniors Discover Inner World
Puppet Pop-Up Studio: Funky Felty Puppets! We are pleased to present out next Puppet Pop-Up Studio in partnership with the Calgary Public Library! Learn some simple wet felting techniques while you make some funky hair for a wooden fork puppet. Add eyes, yarn arms, felt hands, and you have a friend. FREE! No registration required. … Continue reading Puppet Pop-Up Studio: Funky Felty Puppets! FREE workshop!
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!
Puppet Pop-Up Studio: Caterpillar to Butterfly Saturday, June 16, 2018, 1pm-3pm Haysboro Community Association 1204 89 Ave SW $15 per person at the door Ages 4+ (children must participate with an adult) Make a glittery caterpillar marionette and then make a beautiful butterfly. Go on a parade! Celebrate summer! Join guest artist Ali DeRegt from Pape and Taper Productions as … Continue reading Puppet Pop-Up Studio Sat June 16th!