What do your
Most of our shows
with a mix of marionettes, hand puppets, and rod puppets. The
are done in front of the stage where the audience can see the
manipulating the controls, and the other puppets are performed behind
(the performers out of view from the audience). Our shows are done in a
variety/cabaret style format of musical numbers linked together in a
How long are
Our shows vary in
Most are around 30 minutes with additional time for demonstration,
or Q&A if you like. We can also do workshops depending on your
Show times and duration's, in many cases, can be tailored to your
does it take to
It takes us
30 minutes to set up, although we like to arrive an hour before
(for larger shows we like to set up well before but can still set up in
30 minutes if need be).
What do you
We bring our own
sound system, a traveling backdrop, stage lighting, along with
20 or so puppets and marionettes. It all comes in boxes on wheels that
we roll in and unpack.
space do you need?
We have performed
anywhere between a private dinner party of four couples (8 people) in a
private residence (living room), to a corporate Christmas party of 700
employees and their families with us performing on stage in a community
Our shows are
well suited for
auditoriums, meeting halls, churches, outside fairs, although we quite
often perform in private homes (living rooms, Great rooms, back yards).
We are very adaptable to the nature of the occasion.
If we are on an
and the audience is in theater seating, a size of 400 or 500
is perfect. A smaller audience would be wonderfully
If we are on
the same level
as the audience (such as a gym floor), a much smaller size is
The reason being, we come out in front and the audience can see the
perform with the marionettes right on the floor, people in the back may
have a hard time seeing if the group is quite large, although depending
on how we can arrange them (4 or 5 rows is the best arrangement in a
around our stage) we have been able to accommodate a good size crowd
we have done multiple shows.
As always, if
there is any
doubt as to your needs or limitations, call us.
We need a source
within reasonable distance (100' or less). A stage area of 16' by 16'
can go smaller but it depends on the occasion, setting and type of
and we need head clearance of 7 feet. If you think any of this is a
call us. We can usually work around it.
What is the
Given the wide
shows that we do, it is hard to give a standardized price per show. We
do give discounts for multiple bookings - multiple shows in one day --
or a package of shows.
Please call us
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