Puppetry Classes Bring Out the Best in Kids (and Adults)!

Imagine creating a character of your own design, then bringing that character to life before friends and family.  The Puppet Co. offers several classes for kids, and for adults that want to make puppets with kids. Both puppet making and performance are taught by the experts that create the exquisite productions on the Puppet Co. stage.  Click titles for details.


Ghost Marionette & Pumpkin Pail Hand Puppet

Sat & Sun  2:30-3:30pm,  October 24 & 25

Parents and children will create two puppets during this workshop. One will be a pumpkin puppet that can double as a trick ­or­ treating pail,the second will be a spooky (and adorable) ghost puppet in this fun, Halloween themed, two day workshop.

Age Range: Ages 4-8 • $60 for parent & 1 child.


Holiday Mug Mouth Puppet Workshop

Sat & Sun  2:30-3:15pm, December 5 & 6

Participants will make a mug of "hot cocoa" puppet. Puppets will be painted and decorated, styled however "tastily" the participants would like. At the end of the workshop, puppetry techniques using the hand/mouth style puppet will be explored in a stage and television setting.

Age Range: Ages 6+ • $45 per child


For more information or to secure your date,

Call the Glen Echo Registrar


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 "Dinosaur Desperados" ends this Sunday!  They return to those thrilling days of yesteryear to unmask eight little-known denizens of the Mesozoic Era from all over the world!  Tiny Tots @ 10:00 has "Old McDonald's Farm" on Wednesday & Saturday, "Baby Bear's Birthday" on Sunday.

Final Week!  See the Dinos Before They Are Extinct!