Israeli Puppets Electrify Gay Rights Debate

Sheka and Teka

A new series of ads from the Israel Electric Corp. featuring their popular spokespuppets Sheka and Teka have stirred the Gay Rights debate in Israel. Continue reading

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Behind the scenes of MacBeth at the Little Angel

Behind the scenes of MacBeth at the Little Angel

A look at the puppet making process of world renowned puppet designer Lyndie Wright and her work on a new puppetry production of Hamlet in London. Continue reading

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Monday Morning Inspiration: Ghosts of Bread and Puppet

Peter Schumann

The Ghosts of Bread and Puppet is a short, but beautiful and haunting video created by Harry Hall that celebrates The Bread and Puppet Theater/Museum in Glover, Vermont. Continue reading

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Hot Carl at DragonCon

Hot Carl at DragonCon 2013

Paul McGinnis brings his popular Puppet Slam piece Hot Carl to Dragon Con’s insanely popular Late Night Puppet Slam. Continue reading

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Fürth’s Big Fat German Dragon

Fürth’s Big Fat German Dragon

“Tradinno” is an impressive fire breathing mechanical monster that weighs 11-tonnes, is 51 feet long, has a 40-foot wingspan and is the world’s largest walking robot. Continue reading

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The Marionette Maestro

The Marionette Maestro

A profile of American puppeteer Nicolas Coppola and the Brooklyn, New York based company he founded, Puppetworks. Continue reading

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German Foot Puppetry

German Foot Puppetry

Foot puppets are, apparently, a thing in Germany. Continue reading

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Warrick Brownlow-Pike and Andy Heath at Eurofurence

Warrick Brownlow-Pike and Andy Heath at Eurofurence

UK puppeteers Warrick Brownlow-Pike and Andy Heath gave a great 90 minute talk about their careers in puppetry and their work on the much-missed TV series Mongrels at the Eurofurence 19 conference in Germany. Continue reading

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Monday Morning Inspiration: Pencils to Puppets with The Cat in the Hat

Monday Morning Inspiration: Pencils to Puppets with The Cat in the Hat

A great behind-the-scenes look the production of Dr. Seuss’ The Cat in the Hat at the Center for Puppetry Arts in Atlanta. Continue reading

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Interview with Elizabeth Hara

Interview with Elizabeth Hara

The latest episode of the Ladypoints web series features a great interview with American puppeteer and puppet builder Elizabeth Hara. Continue reading

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