Primary & Secondary School Puppets Workshops & Shows

School Puppets Workshops. Browse our primary and secondary school Puppets workshop providers. Enquire here about any of these providers or select one to view below.

 

Puppet Workshops in Schools

Our puppet performance and making program enables you to mix and match workshops to suit the needs of your classroom, as well as allowing the possibility of lengthier artist-in-residence programs. School of Puppetry workshops are a potent vehicle for arts education and can be... > View Profile

The Arrival:

Adapted from the award winning book by Shaun Tan. Australia’s flagship puppetry company, Spare Parts Puppet Theatre brings to life acclaimed illustrator/author Shaun Tan’s award-winning book, The Arrival. A truly warm and magical experience, The Arrival is a universal tale... > View Profile

Performance of Tangshan Shadow Puppet Melbourne & Sydney 2018

Characterised in figures engraved on donkey skin, is played behind screen with the lighting scenery and the music. In order to make the performance freely, the separated legs, arms and head of a shadow play are connected by thread. When a shadow player operates puppets with... > View Profile

Puppetry Incursions - Cultural Infusion

Fairytale Puppetry: Exploring Languages (VIC) Engage with language and culture via a range of classic fairytales and stories told through adorable bi-lingual puppet shows. The interactive performances feature audience participation and exquisitely crafted hand puppets in the... > View Profile

Puppetry

Bazil Grumble provides exciting opportunities with the aim of inspiring both learning and creativity; allowing participants to imagine, communicate, co-operate and participate in a safe and supportive environment. We assist organisations to create dynamic projects for their... > View Profile

Indonesian Shadow Puppets

Take your students to Indonesia through the doors of The Immersion Room! Shadow puppets are found in many parts of Asia and have a rich history in many cultures, but the most well known come from Indonesia. Wayang Kulit is the name given to Indonesian shadow puppets. Wayang... > View Profile

The Puppetry Workshop

Welcome! We all look for wonderful experiences for our children, I know this! Because I used to be a teacher.  Please let me introduce myself. I'm Julie Zommers, and have presented this workshop over the last 5 years to over 25,000 children. I've just happened upon this... > View Profile

Stories That Start With ARRR!

Sassy Tales presents Stories That Start With ARRR! This is a highly engaging half hour puppet show specifically designed to introduce phonics to beginner readers. Children will meet Archibald, a failed pirate who wants to learn to read. Together, they will sing the alphabet,... > View Profile

Shadow Puppets

Let your students be dazzled by an authentic Indonesian shadow puppet performance, adapted for Australian school students. Combining the delights of puppetry with a deeper understanding of our nearest Asian neighbour's culture. The stories will be either taken from the Hindu... > View Profile

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Bollywood: Indian Dance Incursion

EG Incursions Indian Dance Workshop includes various Indian dance styles, from elegant classical dances to the more exuberant Bollywood, bringing to your primary school a day filled with the vibrancy of the subcontinent. Children build on their natural enthusiasm for movement... > View Profile

Anti Bullying & Life Skills: Wellbeing Incursions - Cultural Infusion

Values in Story (VIC) Enjoy engaging and hilarious storytelling from David Edgren, a professional storyteller and author of five children’s books. Expertly crafted stories cover topics including self-worth, community, compassion, anti-bullying, wellbeing, multiculturalism and... > View Profile

Puppets: Puppetry

Bazil Grumble provides exciting opportunities with the aim of inspiring both learning and creativity; allowing participants to imagine, communicate, co-operate and participate in a safe and supportive environment. We assist organisations to create dynamic projects for their... > View Profile

Japanese Drumming: Asia raya - taiko

A class set of taiko drums will be brought to your school. This is not a show and tell, it is a full-on hands-on workshop! 10 full size (50 cm) taiko, big enough for one or two students, and 10 smaller taiko (35 cm). It's time for your students to learn some taiko rythums! > View Profile

Dance: Incursions R Us - Hip Hop Dance

Get ready to shake it! This is one of our most popular incursions Australia-wide, and is guaranteed to bring smiles to the faces of students of all ages. We go back into history and speak about where it all began and how the style and music has evolved before getting everyone... > View Profile