Touring Performances

Bring the magic of puppetry to your school, library, or other venue! Our touring shows range in price from $275 - $650 and can be combined with workshops for an additional cost. 

For exact pricing and schedule availability, please contact Box Office Manager Paul Watkins at 617-731-6400 x 101 or e-mail boxoffice@puppetshowplace.org

Choose from the following shows:

Puppet Playtime Recommended for ages 5 and below Puppet Playtime is a fun, interactive performance experience designed for very young children Learn More


Puppet Playtime

Recommended for ages 5 and below

Puppet Playtime is a fun, interactive performance experience designed for very young children
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The Carrot Salesman Recommended for ages 2+ Join Mr. Bunni, the door-to-door vegetable salesman as he journeys beneath the earth, into the sea, and even to outer space in search of new customers. Learn More


The Carrot Salesman

Recommended for ages 2+

Join Mr. Bunni, the door-to-door vegetable salesman as he journeys beneath the earth, into the sea, and even to outer space in search of new customers. Learn More

Raccoon Tales Recommended for ages 4+ Get transported into the forest with the trickster "Ring-around-his-tail-Raccoon" as your guide! Learn More


Raccoon Tales

Recommended for ages 4+

Get transported into the forest with the trickster "Ring-around-his-tail-Raccoon" as your guide! Learn More

Dr. Doohickey's Monster Machine Recommended for ages 4+ Join the doctor and his assistant Reginald the Rabbit as they use music, machines and a little magic to bring funny monsters to life. Learn More


Dr. Doohickey's Monster Machine

Recommended for ages 4+

Join the doctor and his assistant Reginald the Rabbit as they use music, machines and a little magic to bring funny monsters to life. Learn More

Tall Tales: Stories and Songs from Old New England Recommended for ages 4+. In a whirlwind tour of New England's lesser-known folklore, audiences will discover a giant sailor, a fashionable bear, and the world's largest wheel of cheese. Learn More


Tall Tales: Stories and Songs from Old New England

Recommended for ages 4+.

In a whirlwind tour of New England's lesser-known folklore, audiences will discover a giant sailor, a fashionable bear, and the world's largest wheel of cheese. Learn More

Robin Hood Recommended for ages 4+ Explore the wilds of Sherwood Forest in this rollicking retelling of the classic Robin Hood tale. Learn More


Robin Hood

Recommended for ages 4+

Explore the wilds of Sherwood Forest in this rollicking retelling of the classic Robin Hood tale. Learn More

The Magic Soup and Other Stories Recommended for ages 6+ Based on a collection of traditional Yiddish stories, "The Magic Soup" teaches that it is those with wit, humor and imagination who have the best chance of filling their bellies -- and fulfilling their dreams. Learn More


The Magic Soup and Other Stories

Recommended for ages 6+

Based on a collection of traditional Yiddish stories, "The Magic Soup" teaches that it is those with wit, humor and imagination who have the best chance of filling their bellies -- and fulfilling their dreams. Learn More

Cardboard Explosion! Recommended for ages 5+ Join us for a one-of-a-kind puppetry experience! “Cardboard Explosion!” brings five original stories to life using nothing but cardboard and the power of your imagination. Learn More


Cardboard Explosion!

Recommended for ages 5+

Join us for a one-of-a-kind puppetry experience! “Cardboard Explosion!” brings five original stories to life using nothing but cardboard and the power of your imagination. Learn More


Touring Workshops

Workshops can be arranged for school groups, scout troops, camps, and after school programs for children 3 and up. All youth workshops include puppet making and performance techniques. 

Choose from the following workshops:

Construction Paper Mouth Puppets Mouth puppets are frequently seen on television and in toy stores, making them one of the most popular puppet styles. Using construction paper and simple materials, participants will create their own moving mouth puppet characters and learn how to make them speak.


Construction Paper Mouth Puppets

Mouth puppets are frequently seen on television and in toy stores, making them one of the most popular puppet styles. Using construction paper and simple materials, participants will create their own moving mouth puppet characters and learn how to make them speak.

Shadow Puppets Shadow puppetry harnesses the power of darkness and light to tell stories and bring characters to life. Participants will design and construct their own shadow puppet characters and practice animating them on a shadow screen. 


Shadow Puppets

Shadow puppetry harnesses the power of darkness and light to tell stories and bring characters to life. Participants will design and construct their own shadow puppet characters and practice animating them on a shadow screen.