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

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 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

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

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

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

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

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

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Science: Robotics and LEGO incursions

A Bricks 4 Kidz® incursion uses the LEGO® bricks students love, to deliver hands-on lessons related to cross-disciplinary curriculum objectives. We provide specially designed project kits and theme-based models which provide kids with the opportunity to solve problems and... > View Profile

Magic: Blue Whale Theatre presents -Silly Billy Barbara - Let's Count!

The 'Silly Billy Barbara - Let's Count' show, is an interactive magic show which helps your little ones to understand numbers and quantities! Set within a hilarious magic show packed with singing, group dancing, fun counting songs and audience participation this show is a winner... > View Profile

Maths: Maths in Mini Golf

In small groups, children will design, build and test their own mini golf course based around mathematical principles appropriate to age. Includes the following aspects of mathematics dependent on year level booked: addition and scoring, averaging, angles,measurement, motion,... > View Profile

Animals & Mini Beasts: Mobile Dairy Classroom- Paddock to Plate

Our Mobile Dairy Classroom is entertaining, educating and interactive. Our classroom is based on the "Paddock to Plate" unit demonstrating where milk comes from through to making different dairy products. During a visit from A Smart Farmer students will learn about life on a... > View Profile

Maths: Maths Workshops

We offer engaging hands-on experiments and fully-interactive demonstrations designed to improve students understanding and appreciation of science. Our school science workshops have been previously assessed by the NSW Department of Education & Training Performances for... > View Profile