Center for Puppetry Arts
About Center for Puppetry Arts
The Center for Puppetry Arts opened to the public on September 23, 1978, when Kermit the Frog and his creator Jim Henson cut the ceremonial ribbon. The first puppetry center in the United States, today it is the largest American organization solely dedicated to the art of puppet theater.
The Center's story begins when a young puppeteer from Florida, Vincent Anthony, began touring with Nicolo Marionettes under the tutelage of Nicholas Coppola based out of New York. By 1966, he was ready for a ...Show the whole text
Center for Puppetry Arts' previous events
Touring Puppeteers: Sharing the Stage
Monday, 21 May 2018
Xperimental Puppetry Theater
Thursday, 10 May 2018
Commedia dell’Arte: From Clay to Play!
Monday, 16 April 2018
I Am Big Bird
Saturday, 14 April 2018