The Clock Tolls for "Cinderella." Final Week!
This elegant production features gorgeous costumes, beautiful music, and adaptation and puppets by master Christopher Piper. Due to high demand, new times are added on weekdays. Read the rave reviews here. Tiny Tots @ 10:00 has "Old Macdonald's Farm" on Wednesday & Sunday.
Cinderella • May 9 – June 23, Add'l Weekday Shows
Thursdays & Fridays at 10:00 & 11:30 am
The elegance of 17th-century France, combining elaborate costumes of the Comédie-Française and Offenbach's "Gaiety Parisian" to adorn the tale of the cinder girl who captures the heart of the handsome prince. The production was acclaimed at the 1997 National Puppet Festival, and performed by invitation at the Center for Puppetry Arts, in Atlanta.
Recommended Ages: 5 years old - Adult • Show Length: 45 Minutes
Circus! • June 28 - August 4
In grand circus tradition, the "Greatest Show on Strings" features a collection of clowns, death-defying acrobats, and an amazing menagerie of fauna from the farthest reaches of the globe. Many of the acts were built more than 50 years ago by Christopher’s parents for "Len Piper’s International Marionette Circus."
Recommendation: "Children of All Ages" • Show Length: 35 Minutes
Three Billy Goats Gruff • August 8 - September 1
“The 3 Billy Goats Gruff” is a marionette romp in which three brothers get the goat of a hen-pecked troll, in their attempts to trip-trap-tromp to where the grass is greener. Three variety numbers precede the performance, demonstrating the making of a simple hand puppet, and manipulation of rod puppets and marionettes, as an introduction to the Art of Puppetry.
Recommended Ages: 3 1/2 - 9 years old • Show Length: 40 Minutes
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Thursdays & Fridays
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Saturdays & Sundays
11:30 AM & 1:00 PM
Schedule subject to
change without notice.
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