Vancouver Puppet Theatre is performing an original and educational puppet theatre plays for children of 2-14 y/old. Our plays for younger audiences (2-10 years old) are mostly based on the traditional folktales.
We also offer:
1) puppetry and mask classes and workshops;
2) puppetry camps;
3) drama & physical theatre classes and workshops;
4) mask workshops and camps;
5) professionally produced puppet theatre for 3-12 y/old;
6) confidence and speech workshops;
All our instructors and performers are professional puppeteers
and do have an extensive background in teaching and performing for kids.
Price Range: $100-500
Gig Length: 20 - 70 minutes
Languages: English, French, Russian
What to Expect
We will present a professional theatre experience for you and your family to enjoy together.
Vancouver Puppet Theatre is performing an original and educational puppet theatre plays for children of 2-14 y/old.
Our plays for younger audiences (2-10 years old) are mostly based on the traditional folktales. Older kids could be entertained by our original puppet plays and workshops.
We also offer puppetry classes and camps.
Welcome to the Vancouver Puppet Theatre!
My name is Viktor Barkar and I am the artistic director and creator of Vancouver Puppet Theatre. Our mobile Theatre was organized here in beautiful Vancouver, British Columbia on April 21, 2012.
I had contemplated the idea of creating a Puppet Theatre since 1998, when my family and I moved from Minsk, Belarus to Ottawa, Canada.
If you are looking for original, fun and captivating entertainment for your children, or would just like to re-discover puppetry beyond The Muppet Show and Sesame Street – we’re your puppets!
Additional Booking Notes
• Q & A’s after every show so anyone can get a chance to touch and see the inner workings of our puppets
• Our Portable Stage easily fits in a standard leaving room with 8 feet (2m 20 cm) high ceilings. We can also work outdoors weather permitting.
• Professional Sound and Light systems will be provided by us. You might need to provide an extension cord and an electric outlet.
• Our Portable Stage can be put together and taken down in under 30 minutes and without interrupting your event.
Past Booked Events
|March 11, 2018 • 3:00pm - 4:00pm||Children's Birthday Party|
|April 22, 2017 • 1:00pm - 3:00pm||Corporate Event|
Influences & Inspiration
a regular table
a regular chair
The performing space must be 7 X 7 feet minimum with a place for an audience in front.
The audience could be seated either on chairs or on the floor around of the performing space.
43 miles from Vancouver
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