Category Archives: Winter Holidays


A puppet play for winter Adapted from a Norwegian folktale by Betsy Bybell Characters: Bear (with long furry tail attached with velcro) Fox Rabbit Raccoon Beaver Moose Props: String of fish Silver or gray material for river Long furry black … Continue reading

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Twas the Night Before Christmas

A Puppet Play Adapted by Betsy Bybell Jake: (enters singing) Jingle bells … Annie: Shh, please be quieter, Jake, I’m trying to read this book. Jake: How can you read at a time like this? It’s snowing, Christmas is coming … Continue reading

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Welcome to puppeteer and storyteller Betsy Bybell! Betsy submitted a timely puppet show script, along with two others I will be posting in the next few days. Thanks, Betsy! If you have an original script you would be willing to … Continue reading

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The Christmas Spider

(a puppet show based on an old legend) c Susanna Holstein, 2001 This one is fun because the audience can sing along with the puppets. If you like, a craft activity could follow the show–making spiders or ornaments, etc would … Continue reading

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