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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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Orienteering: Orienteering

Think outside the square to navigate your way through our cryptic clue hunt! During this incursion students will learn the principles of direction and orientation, learn how to use a compass and develop lateral thinking skills through a variety of fun activities and cryptic... > View Profile

Sports: Incursions R Us - Bootcamp Army School

Get ready to work out! We are sending the students on a fitness frenzy Army style. We introduce the concept of Boot Camp and why it is such an effective means of both fitness and discipline and why the Army still uses Boot Camp techniques today. Includes:  • Exercise... > View Profile

Science: Super Science

This STEM incursion has students mixing, testing and hypothesising. Have the camera ready to capture your students’ expressions as they make slime, create giant bubbles and defy gravity! Experimenting is the perfect way to explore scientific inquiry and cause and effect.   We... > View Profile

Design: Costume Design for Schools

This workshop introduces your students to the principles of costume design and takes them through the process of designing a costume, from initial design ideas to the final costume as seen on stage. During the workshop students explore what makes an effective costume design,... > View Profile

Economics: Market Manoeuvres

Test your business skills and master the market to win! Students explore the differences between needs and wants. They encounter opportunity cost and trade-off situations and learn about the personal and societal benefits of work and trading. Students participate in... > View Profile