Center for Puppetry Arts Blog

How to Take the Perfect Puppet Selfie

June 21, 2017 09:28
It should come as no surprise that we see a lot of selfies in our Worlds of Puppetry Museum. Because it’s full of familiar characters like Kermit, Big Bird and Missy Piggy, a visit to the Worlds of Puppetry Museum is like hanging out with old friends, and we love seeing your photos. But there’s one thing that makes selfies with these puppets even better...

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Come one, come all to celebrate Cinderella Della Circus at the Center for Puppetry Arts.

June 1, 2017 14:08
Step right up! We’re excited to begin our 2017-2018 season with the return of Cinderella Della Circus. The magical, circus-themed show will be supplemented with a number of exciting free weekend events to celebrate the spirit of the show. All events are free with your all-inclusive admission!

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Things To Do in June 2017 at the Center for Puppetry Arts

May 31, 2017 11:23
🎶 School’s out for summer. School’s out for—🎶—ok, maybe not forever, but long enough that your family might need fresh ideas to fill the time. That’s where we come in! This June, we’re introducing brand-new educational and museum programming, having some circus fun and showing some movies we love. We literally have something different to do every day!

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New Education and Museum Programming to Fill Your Summer

May 9, 2017 10:03
We know it can be difficult finding ways to entertain your little ones during the summer months, so we want to make it a little easier for you. This summer, we’re introducing a number of new and enhanced educational and special museum offerings to supplement our Family Series programming. These activities will take place on select weekends and weekdays in between show runs. Keep reading for descriptions and dates of each, and plan your summer with us!

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McFarlane Toys to Release Jareth: The Goblin King Figure

April 28, 2017 12:34
We KNOW you’ve already got all the Labyrinth Funko Pops, so here’s something new to add to your collection. Read more about the new McFarlane Toys Jareth action figure.

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Things to Do in May 2017 at the Center for Puppetry Arts

April 28, 2017 11:31
April showers bring May flowers, and we’ve definitely got a lot blooming this month! Our 2016-17 season is wrapping up in May, and we’re closing it out on a high note! Check out everything we have planned this month as we begin prepping for a jam-packed summer.

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Get it while it's hot! New Pete the Cat merchandise

April 19, 2017 15:38
Are you as obsessed with Pete the Cat as we are? Our Museum Store has some really fun Pete the Cat-related merchandise so you can continue the Pete fun at home. These items are only in our store for a limited time. Check it out!

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Center for Puppetry Arts 2017-2018 Season

April 18, 2017 10:42
The 2016-17 season is winding down, and we’re beginning to look ahead to next season! We have some amazing programming lined up: familiar shows, holiday favorites, fascinating panel discussions, classic films, countless educational workshops and much more. Take a look at everything we’re looking forward to in the upcoming 2017-2018 season at the Center for Puppetry Arts and start making your plans to visit.

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Report from the Festival de Casteliers 2017

April 11, 2017 09:47
Our associate producer Kristin Haverty recently attended the 2017 International Puppet Festival in Montreal. Read more for a report from her experience.

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Things to Do in April 2017 at the Center for Puppetry Arts

March 29, 2017 17:52
April showers bring May flowers, and this April, we’re showering you with a calendar PACKED full of exciting events and performances. From the premiere of our brand new show Pete the Cat and a unique opportunity to see masterful Japanese puppetry, to Museum tours and educational workshops, we are not slowing down. We hope you’ll celebrate the beginning of spring with us! Check it out:

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