Center for Puppetry Arts Blog

New Education and Museum Programming to Fill Your Summer

May 9, 2017 10:03
We know it can be difficult finding ways to entertain your little ones during the summer months, so we want to make it a little easier for you. This summer, we’re introducing a number of new and enhanced educational and special museum offerings to supplement our Family Series programming. These activities will take place on select weekends and weekdays in between show runs. Keep reading for descriptions and dates of each, and plan your summer with us!

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Center for Puppetry Arts 2017-2018 Season

April 18, 2017 10:42
The 2016-17 season is winding down, and we’re beginning to look ahead to next season! We have some amazing programming lined up: familiar shows, holiday favorites, fascinating panel discussions, classic films, countless educational workshops and much more. Take a look at everything we’re looking forward to in the upcoming 2017-2018 season at the Center for Puppetry Arts and start making your plans to visit.

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Things To Do in March 2017 at the Center for Puppetry Arts

February 28, 2017 15:12
March is here, and that means spring is upon us! And this spring, lots of exciting events are blossoming at the Center for Puppetry Arts. If you need a cure for your winter cabin fever, get out of the house and join us this month. Here’s everything we have lined up in March 2017.

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6 Reasons to Spend Valentine's Day at the Center for Puppetry Arts

February 3, 2017 10:49
Bored of the same-old Valentine’s plans? If want something truly special and unique to Atlanta, then the Valentine’s Night Out at the Center for Puppetry Arts might be just what you’re looking for. Here are six reasons you should spend Valentine’s with us:

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Things To Do in February 2017 at the Center for Puppetry Arts

January 30, 2017 15:33
Feeling a little cabin fever? Our schedule this month is the cure for that. Our calendar is packed full of regular programming and special events to keep you entertained all month long. Check it out:

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The Adventures of Mighty Bug—Special Events

January 25, 2017 17:11
Our original show “The Adventures of Mighty Bug” is on stage now through March 12, and we’re celebrating with some exciting weekend events! Preview the lineup of special events to help you decide when you’d like to visit. These events are all included with your all-inclusive (or museum-only) tickets! Check it out:

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Things to Do in January 2017 at the Center for Puppetry Arts

December 28, 2016 11:20
Happy New Year! We’ve got some exciting things planned for 2017, and we can’t wait to have you join us. Here’s a look at what’s coming up this January:

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Things To Do in December 2016 at the Center for Puppetry Arts

November 30, 2016 11:39
The holiday season is in full swing, and we are feeling festive! Here’s everything you can enjoy at the Center for Puppetry Arts this month.

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Jim Henson's Impact on Television

November 17, 2016 14:46
Jim Henson didn’t set out to be a puppeteer; instead, he had ambitions to work in television, and puppetry was his first step into the industry at age 16, when he responded to a casting call for puppeteers for a new local morning show. Fast forward to Sam & Friends and beyond, and it’s safe to say his programming was revolutionary, and his impact on the small screen is immeasurable. Read on for some highlights of Jim’s television career, all of which are documented in our Worlds of Puppetry Museum.

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