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.  Call (301) 634-5380 for details.


Winter Snowman Simple Rod Puppet

Sat, Sun  2:30-3:15pm,  January 31

To celebrate the winter season, each parent/child pair will creat a cute and squishy snowman that they will be able to personalize! At the end of the workshop participants will learn how to manipulate their puppets and sing a winter-themed song

Age Range: Ages 3 - 8 • $45


Valentine Bouquet Puppet Workshop

Sat  2:30-3:15pm,  February 6 & 7

Nothing says "I love you" like a puppet from the heart! During this two-day workshop, each parent/child pair will make a talking bouquet of flowers to give to their loved ones or to keep for themselves. Participants will paint and embellish their puppets as well as learning basic manipulation skills..

Age Range: Ages 6-10 • $50 for parent & 1 child.

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