Puppets for Puppetry
Saturday, May 5, 2018
Los Angeles, CA
At the Jim Henson Company
PofA members are invited to attend the Puppets for Puppetry fundraiser in support of the Center for Puppetry Arts and honoring the amazing Caroll Spinney, better known for the last 50 years to children around the world as Big Bird and Oscar the Grouch.
There will be a reduced ticket price for PofA members who support this evening, which includes dinner and an unforgettable show with music, fun and surprise guests (human, feathered, and furry). Register here, or download the event PDF for more information.
The Center, in Atlanta, GA, is an incredible resource and cultural center for all things related to puppetry, including The World of Jim Henson, the largest permanent exhibit of over 500 props and puppets from Jim’s prolific career.
“Pinocchio” Featured in Puppetry Journal
Check out the latest issue of the Puppetry Journal for an article about the Royal National Theatre's new production of "Pinocchio," featuring six puppets in the show. There is also an interview with Tobie Olie, Puppetry Director and Puppet Co-designer for the production.
To read more and also receive the Puppetry Journal (published quarterly), sign up to become of member of Puppeteers of America. Click here to view the complete index from the Winter edition of the Journal.