Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Regional Festival: Puppet Homecoming
October 6-9, 2022: Live in NYC
October 13-16, 2022: Online(Full-Weekend Passes, Day Passes, Tickets to Individual Shows, and an All-Access Pass to the online weekend now available)
WEEKEND ONE (Oct. 6-9) - is the in-person weekend of the festival. This will be the first PofA Festival hosted in NYC since 1939! The first day of the festival will be open for registrants to investigate various NYC puppet destinations, while the majority of the festival will be held at Coney Island USA (a 40 yr-old arts non-profit and venue in South Brooklyn just two blocks from the boardwalk and the beach, www.coneyisland.com). The focus will be on puppet history in Coney Island, and puppetry as practiced in NYC and the Northeast/Mid-Atlantic regions. You will need to be physically present in Brooklyn, NY (specifically Coney Island) on October 6-9, in order to participate. We will not be providing any housing, but please find the link regarding local accommodations.
WEEKEND TWO (Oct.13-16) - is the online weekend of the festival, for those who cannot attend in person. The majority of performances/workshops/panels from the first weekend will be broadcast. There will be some additional online-specific programming, as well as a virtual lobby for attendees. You do not need to physically attend Weekend One in order to attend the second weekend.
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