Upcoming Puppet Happenings

 

Now- October 8th: Obstreperous Puppets: The Puppeteers Cooperative” exhibition at the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry in Storrs

 

Now-October 8th: “Jim and Jane Henson: Creative Work, Creative Play” exhibition at The Greenwich Historical Society in Greenwich

 

September 15th“UCONN Fall Puppet Slam” at the UCONN Fine Arts Building Nafe Katter Theater in Storrs at 8:00pm

 

September 16th: “The Tale of Juan Bobo” by Cactushead Puppets at the Plainville Public Library in Plainville at 2:00pm

 

September 23rd: Family Nature Day: Mask-making workshops and walkaround puppets with Robin McCahill and Adelka Polak at White Memorial Conservation Center from 11am-5pm.  $6 admission

 

September 23rd: “The Case of the Missing” Kitten by Wonderspark Puppets at the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at 11:00am and 2:00pm.  Call (860)486-8580 for tickets

 

***October 1st: Connecticut Guild of Puppetry Maskmaking Workshop and Membership Meeting at New Pond Farm in Litchfield at 2pm

 

October 14th: “The Perils of Mr. Punch” by Modern Times Theater at the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at 11:00am and 2:00pm.  Call (860)486-8580 for tickets

 

October 21st: Nappy’s Puppets at Energize Connecticut Center in North Haven at 11am. 

 

October 28th: Nappy’s Puppets at North Haven Memorial Library in North Haven at 10:30am

 

October 28th: Nappy’s Puppets at Plainville Public Library in North Haven at 2pm

 

***Nov. 4th. Connecticut Guild of Puppetry’s Masquerade Celebration at White Memorial Conservation Center in Litchfield.  Tickets are $25.  Contact White Memorial Conservation Center for tickets.(860)567-0857 www.whitememorialcc.org

 

November 4: “Sleeping Beauty” by Tanglewood Marionettes at the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at 11:00am and 2:00pm.  Call (860)486-8580 for tickets

 

December 2: “Santa Got Fired and Other Silly Stories” by Nappy’s Puppets at the Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at 11:00am and 2:00pm.  Call (860)486-8580 for tickets

 

December 5th: “Little Red Hen” by Lionheart Puppet Co. at the Bristol Public Library at 10:30 am

 

If you know of any puppetry related events in the state that you would like to have added to our listings please contact mleonard@ctpuppetry.org