Bring Puppetry to Your Community

For more than 33 years our tour has served young people locally and nationally through partnerships with arts organizations, museums, schools, and libraries. Touring shows and workshops can be booked together or individually, prices vary based on travel and number booked.

Touring Shows

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The Cat Came Back

A mysterious cat arrives on Mister Johnson's doorstep, and no matter what he does to make the cat go away, the cat keeps coming back! Inspired by the song made popular by Fred Penner.

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Little Red Riding Hood

A Newfangled Prairie Tale

 

This update to the classic story finds Little Red Riding Hood pedaling her bike to deliver muffins to her Grandma’s prairie home. Based on the book adaptation by author and illustrator Lisa Campbell Ernst.

Animal Amigos

Gather ‘round the Tree of Life for retellings of delightful Mexican folktales. Hear the story of Medio Pollito, the little half-chicken, and laugh as Rabbit, a perennial trickster, outsmarts hungry Coyote again and again. 

Workshops

My New Friend

An Interactive educational experience where students explore emotions and coping strategies with their new friend, Marcus.

Age Range Prk-K, Price Varies

Professional Development

Educators and youth leaders learn how to incorporate puppetry into your practice.

Price Varies

 

Puppet Making

Work with our artists to create a puppet making workshop for your school or organization.

Age Range 1st+, Price Varies

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Book a Tour

 

816-756-3500

info@mesnerpuppets.org

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Mesner Puppet Theater is a 501(c)3

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