Center for Puppetry Arts Blog

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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8 Fun Facts About Follow That Bird

March 9, 2017 12:55
“We’ll laugh our cares away on this easy going day…” We’re excited to present a showing of Sesame Street Presents: Follow That Bird this weekend! Before you go, let us help you brush up on your movie trivia. Here are 8 things you may not know about Follow That Bird:

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Fashion Designer Takes Inspiration from Labyrinth

March 7, 2017 10:27
Fashion houses filled their runways with familiar images at 2017 Paris Fashion Week. Many designers drew inspiration for their Fall 2017 collections from classic 80s movies—including Labyrinth. Check it out.

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Now accepting applications for Ningyo & Ningyōzuka: A Master Class in Japanese Puppetry

March 3, 2017 13:39
We are now accepting applications for Ningyo & Ningyōzuka: A Master Class in Japanese Puppetry, taking place on April 3. Visiting puppet artists Tom Lee (War Horse, Madama Butterfly) and Koryu Nishikawa V (Hachioji Kuruma Ningyo, Cart Puppetry Company of Japan) will present a special workshop exploring Japanese traditional puppetry techniques that have had an enormous influence on world puppetry performance.

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

February 28, 2017 15:12
March is here, and that means spring is upon us! And this spring, lots of exciting events are blossoming at the Center for Puppetry Arts. If you need a cure for your winter cabin fever, get out of the house and join us this month. Here’s everything we have lined up in March 2017.

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6 Reasons to Spend Valentine's Day at the Center for Puppetry Arts

February 3, 2017 10:49
Bored of the same-old Valentine’s plans? If want something truly special and unique to Atlanta, then the Valentine’s Night Out at the Center for Puppetry Arts might be just what you’re looking for. Here are six reasons you should spend Valentine’s with us:

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

January 30, 2017 15:33
Feeling a little cabin fever? Our schedule this month is the cure for that. Our calendar is packed full of regular programming and special events to keep you entertained all month long. Check it out:

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The Adventures of Mighty Bug—Special Events

January 25, 2017 17:11
Our original show “The Adventures of Mighty Bug” is on stage now through March 12, and we’re celebrating with some exciting weekend events! Preview the lineup of special events to help you decide when you’d like to visit. These events are all included with your all-inclusive (or museum-only) tickets! Check it out:

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

December 28, 2016 11:20
Happy New Year! We’ve got some exciting things planned for 2017, and we can’t wait to have you join us. Here’s a look at what’s coming up this January:

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