Aretta Baumgartner, Education Director at the Center for Puppetry Arts and a lifelong (P of A festival attendee), sent us her thoughts on the Southeast Regional Festival, AKA “Southeast Puppet Jamboree.” Enjoy! ARETTA: “WOW! What a fabulous time we had at the Southeast Puppet Jamboree this past weekend at Unicoi State Park & Lodge in […]
Giant puppets have often been used in protest movements. Many will immediately think of Bread and Puppet, the Glover, VT based troupe whose cheap art aesthetic can often be seen in marches in New England and beyond. The OWS Puppet Guild of New York City also has been quite active, creating giant puppet spectacles, including […]
Mr. Bonetangles from Alex Wagner on Vimeo. A day in the life of Mr. Bonetangles, and his puppeteer, Will Schutze.
For those in the Chicago-area, you may already be quite familiar with the Puppet Bike. If not, check out this great article from ChicagoNow.com There’s also a plethora of images on Flickr as well: http://www.flickr.com/search/?q=puppet+bike&f=hp Photo Credit: Katy Higgins