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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!

Registration Open now through May 31st, 2014

See www.puppetjamboree.org for more information.

The Pegg Callahan Memorial Scholarship is available to Atlanta Puppetry Guild members who may need financial assistance in attending the Southeast Puppet Jamboree.

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:
    • Jun 12 - Jul 20 : Dr. Seuss's The Cat in the Hat
    • Jul 22 - Aug 3 : Guyi-Guyi: The Other Ugly Duckling Periferia Teatro de Títeres
    • Aug 5 - 17 : The Very Hungry Caterpillar and Other Eric Carle FavoritesMermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia
    • Aug 13 @ 7 PM : Workshop: Discovering Puppetry with Mermaid Theatre of Nova Scotia
    • Aug 21 - Sep 21 : Shake a Tale Feather with Mother Goose – Amy Sweeney
    • Aug 28 - 30 : The National Puppet Slam (Ages 18+ Only)
    • Sep 28 @ 5 PM : Workshop: International Puppetry Celebration
  • 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:

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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