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Three Recommended Books for the Librarian Puppeteer

Looking for something new to add to your puppetry resources? Here’s some titles you might want to consider: Puppet Mania by John Kennedy. 2004, North Light Books. Recommended for beginner and intermediate puppeteers by a former Muppeteer. Good coverage of hand … Continue reading

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Ritual

Humming birds, Kettle on the boil, Sprinkler spritzing, Cat swaying on the rocker, Indian flute notes, wind chime harmony, a gentle breeze ruffles my hair. Day begins.

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Bring Back My Booker!

by Nancy Whetstone  (Puppets:  Librarian, Bookworm, Booker the Book.  Props:  a telephone)  (Bookworm is onstage crying.  Librarian enters.)  Librarian:  Why are you crying, Bookworm?  (Bookworm sobs.)  Librarian:  What in the world is the matter?  (Bookworm wails.)  Librarian:  Please tell me … Continue reading

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There’s a Monster Under My Bed!

cSusanna Holstein 2003 This is a fun show to present. You can follow the program by handing out bottles of “Monster Spray” which is really just water in a bottle. Advise the children to use the spray under their beds, … Continue reading

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You’re Not My Friend!

( by Susanna Holstein, 1/03) Puppets: three children, two boys and one girl. Could be animals Props: Valentine boxes, valentines Backdrop: outside first, change to inside  Two friends are playing hide-and-seek. A third friend walks up as one is counting. … Continue reading

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