Sir George Slays the Heat During Summer Puppet Adventures
SUMMER PUPPET ADVENTURES
KICKOFF WEEKEND EVENT
Games, treats and more!
This weekend, July 6-7, Puppet Showplace will be presenting the first of a succession of family puppet shows as part of our Summer Puppet Adventures this July and August. Join us for what one parent blogger called "pure, air conditioned fun!"
First up is "Sir George and the Dragon" by Pumpernickel Puppets. After watching the show, enjoy free frozen treats donated by Whole Foods Market Brighton.
PLUS other FREE games, prizes and more!
MEET OUR NEW E.D. THIS WEEKEND!
|Executive Director, Thom Yarnal|
Our new Executive Director, Thom Yarnal, is an arts administrator, stage director and teacher with diverse performing credits who has spent the past 30 years creating and producing live cultural events in venues such as theaters, state correctional facilities, and international arts festivals.
Thom will be at the theatre both Friday and Saturday, July 5 and 6! Enjoy a puppet show, snack on some free treats and get to know our new Executive Director.
KICKOFF WEEKEND PERFORMANCE
"Sir George and the Dragon"
by Pumpernickel Puppets
Fri & Sat, July 6 & 7
10:30 AM & 1:00 PM
|John McDonough with some of his vivacious hand puppets|
ABOUT THE ARTIST
For over thirty five years the Pumpernickel Puppets have captivated audiences of all ages. John McDonough and his puppets present over two hundred fifty shows a year at schools, libraries and private parties throughout the New England area. The Pumpernickel Puppets have had the honor of appearing at The Smithsonian Institution, Washington, DC, The Center for Puppetry Arts, Atlanta, GA and the prestigious International Festival of Puppetry sponsored by the Jim Henson Foundation in New York.
SEE YOU AT THE THEATRE!
The staff at Puppet Showplace is excited to begin the summer series under the direction of our new Executive Director, Thom and kickoff the season with a delightful performance by Pumpernickel Puppets. Join us for this exciting celebration of summer and puppetry!