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Kites are just upside down marionettes

Let’s go Fly a Kite! “A kite can be thought of as an upside-down marionette” says long time WP Puppet Theatre volunteer and set/puppet builder Tam Godfrey. He shares this short video “How to Make a Simple Sled Kite” describing how to make this kite with just a compost bag, bamboo skewers and tape. Enjoy … Continue reading Kites are just upside down marionettes

FREE sessions – PuppetPower 2020

FREE sessions at Puppet Power 2020: Puppets go Existential and ONLINE. Learn some Blackfoot words, think deeply, get inspired! We have three pre – registered panels and/or talks that are free to attend. Check them out!  CREATING ART WITH CHALLENGING THEMES Saturday, May 30, 2020 9:30 AM Puppeteers find inspiration in many different places, including true stories … Continue reading FREE sessions – PuppetPower 2020

Giving Tuesday Now and ongoing…

Support our Family Fun Together Programming Typically Puppet Pop-Ups happen monthly (and sometimes even more) at different locations throughout Calgary and with a different theme each time. We make puppets and do some dramatic sharing. The workshop actively promotes all family members—youngsters and elders alike—in creating art and drama together. The program goals include: Fostering … Continue reading Giving Tuesday Now and ongoing…

DIY Puppet Pop Up with Fashion Revolution YYC

WP Puppet Theatre is pleased to support Fashion Revolution week April 22-26 2020. Facebook Instagram Website This organization believes in a fashion industry that values people, the environment, creativity and profit in equal measure. Part of valuing environment is repairing our clothes, so our April DIY Puppet Pop Up are a Mouse and a Cat … Continue reading DIY Puppet Pop Up with Fashion Revolution YYC