Welcome to the Atlanta Puppetry Guild's Website!

This is the virtual home of the Atlanta Puppetry Guild and your number one source for puppetry information and happenings in the greater Atlanta, Georgia area.  Please take a look around to see what's new, and if you have Atlanta area puppetry news to share, be sure to let our webmaster know.

Puppetry Happenings in Atlanta

  • Save the Date: APG's PUPPETPALOOZA!
    • February 23 @ 11 AM at the Academy Theatre in Avondale Estates (Google Map).
    • Suitable for the whole family, featuring short ten-minute pieces from some of Atlanta's best puppeteers, plus games and activities.
    • Proceeds from this show will go to the Atlanta Puppetry Guild to support scholarships and grants.
    • Kids $5, Adults $10
  • Save the Date: Puppet Slam!
  • Save the Date: National Day of Puppetry: 4/27/2013!
    • More details to be posted in the not too distant future.
  • Playing at the Center for Puppetry Arts:
    • Aug 21 - Sep 21 : Shake a Tale Feather with Mother Goose – Amy Sweeney
    • Aug 28 - 30 : The National Puppet Slam (Ages 18+ Only)
    • Sep 24 - Oct 5 : The Old Man and the Monkeys & Other Chinese TalesDragon Art Studio
    • Sun, Sep 28 @ 5 PM : Workshop: International Puppetry Celebration
    • Oct 8 - 26 : The Wizard of OzFrisch Marionettes
    • Mon, Oct 13 @ 7 PM : Workshop: Puppetry in Independent Film
    • Oct 28 - Nov 9 : The Headless Horseman of Sleepy Silly HollowFrogtown Mountain Puppeteers
    • Tues, Nov 4 @ 7 PM : Workshop: Creative Collaboration with Frogtown Mountain Puppeteers
  • Playing at the The Basement Theatre:
    • Oct 24 - 26, Oct 31 - Nov 2 : The Rocky Horror Puppet Show - Ages 18+ Only
  • Playing at the Roswell Cultural Arts Center 2014:

Southeast Puppet Jamboree 2014

Southeast Puppet Jamboree is the PofA SE Regional Puppetry Festival for 2014

Dates:  July 31 - August 3, 2014

Location:  Unicoi Lodge, near Helen, Georgia (Google Map)

See the Confirmed Shows & Workshops list for a look at all the fun in store!

See www.puppetjamboree.org for more information.

Puppet Guild Meeting: Sun, April 27th @ 6:00 PM

Our last Atlanta Puppetry Guild Meeting was Sunday, April 27th, 2014 at 6 PM at the Center for Puppetry Arts. We had:

  • Special Guest TBD
  • Pot luck appetizers
  • Lots of stories and puppets for Show-and-Tell!

Sound like fun? Then be sure to join us for our next meeting. Watch for more details to be posted here and on our Mailing List.

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