PuppetVision Blog Archives: Political Puppetry

Don’t Crimea For Me Ukraine

Don’t Crimea For Me Ukraine

South Africa’s ZA News takes on Vladimir Putin and the current political crisis in the Ukraine.

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South African Puppeteers pay tribute to Nelson Mandela

Gary Friedman with Nelson Mandela

South Africa’s puppeteers share their thoughts and memories of Nelson Mandela. Continue reading

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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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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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Protesting an Israeli Ban on a Palestinian Puppet Festival

Protesting an Israeli Ban on a Palestinian Puppet Festival

A protest over a decision by Israel’s Ministry of Security to ban an International Puppet Festival in East Jerusalem for children is growing online. Continue reading

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Never a Year Like ’09

JibJab's Never Had A Year Like `09

Well, another year has come and gone. It’s amazing to look back and realize that I’ve been blogging here (and before that here) for close to seven years now. I didn’t have time to share much during the second half … Continue reading

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