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.

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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Lego: Creative Discoveries Education

CREAT!VE DISCOVERIES uses a variety of resources to incude: LEGO® BuildToExpress - This unique resource allows students to express feelings on topics such as self esteem, bullying and modeled positive behaviour (SWPBS). The kit also caters for integrated humanities and... > View Profile

Eco & Environment: A Bug's Life- An Interactive Learning Adventure

A Bug’s Life presents a wonderful opportunity to stimulate children’s interest in the natural world with professional and experienced hosts and lots of live creepy crawly friends! Why choose a Bug’s life? Trained and professional hosts in not... > View Profile

Animals & Mini Beasts: Ocean Stars Marine Education - Bringing The Ocean Into Your Classroom!

Fun, Educational, Hands-on animal presentations that will amaze and inspire! Live marine animals in your classroom, an interactive and hands-on experience! Curriculum aligned programs (EYLF included) A great learning experience for all ages and abilities Discover real... > View Profile

Aboriginal: Deadly Australians

Educational Awareness Programme Deadly Australians is an entertaining and educational presentation on the unique venomous animals that live in our backyards, bush and oceans. Naturally curious and learning from close inspection and touch, this age group is particularly... > View Profile

African Drumming: African Drumming in WA

At African Music Circles – people come not to ‘learn to drum’- but to have fun playing together and to create a drum song. The facilitator incorporates musical interventions to help the group become unified musically. The quality of the music that is made is... > View Profile