Classes

2018 Classes

All classes are held at our 1006 Linwood Blvd theater location.

 

Lights! Camera! Puppets!

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We are transforming our theater into a movie studio just for YOU! Spend the week with us, working together to creating a story, making puppets and sets, and filming a movie with your new friends. We have green screens, 3D printers, and materials; everything you need to bring your story to life. At the end of the week, we will project our movie masterpiece on a big screen, with popcorn and refreshments for your friends and family before putting it on YouTube for the world to enjoy.

Grades: 1st – 6th
Dates: March 12 – 16 or March 26 – 30
Time: Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Fee: $240

 

classes-marymackMiss Mary Mack Puppet Party

Let's have a Miss Mary Mack Puppet Party! Create puppets inspired by the characters in Rhymes, Rap Miss Mary Mack, and work with your classmates to dream up wild and fantastical stories to bring them to life. We will dance, sing, and make lots of great art!

Grades: K-1st
Dates: April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, May 7
Time: Mondays from 5 p.m. -6:30 p.m.
Fee: $80


classes-paradePuppet Parade!

It's a puppet parade at Mesner Puppet Theater! Work with your classmates to crate puppets both large and small, and dream up all the places our parade of characters can go. To the zoo? The circus? Magical mountains and fantastical forests? With a puppet parade imagined by you, anything is possible!

Grades: 2nd-3rd
Dates: April 4, 11, 18, 25, May 2, 9
Time: Wednesdays from 5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Fee: $85


classes-plutoPuppets from the Planet Pluto

It's an intergalactic adventure into all things puppetry with this outer space themed class! Students will dream up their own fantastical space creatures, and we will take them to the dark side of the moon to explore a constellation of exciting stories. Hop on our spaceship and join the fun!

Grades: 3rd-4th
Dates: April 7, 14, 21, 28, May 5, 12
Time: Saturdays from 10 p.m. - 11:30 a.m.
Fee: $90

 

classes-storytimePreschool Puppet Storytime

Spend some quality time with your child and Mesner Puppet Theater to bring stories to life with puppets! We will read and act out stories, create simple puppets and crafts, and play games while meeting new friends.

9am on Second Monday of every month at Mesner Puppet Theater

Donations accepted!

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Girl Scout Workshops

We have workshops for Brownies and Juniors. Call to learn more!

 

So Much More!

We are always adding new programming to our Education Department. From Day Camps when school is out, to exciting Summer Camps, sign up to receive our newsletter and keep up to date with all of our great education programming!

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