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.

 

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

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

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 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

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 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

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Circus: West Side Melbourne

Westside Circus is a Melbourne-based community arts organisation creating circus, performance, physical theatre and leadership opportunities for young people. Our aim is to make a difference for young people between the ages of 3 and 25 from diverse social and cultural... > View Profile

Anti Bullying & Life Skills: Tall Poppies- Self Worth, Self Image and Body Imag

Tall Poppies is a 2-3 hour workshop (can be tailored) aimed at boys & girls from  the ages of 9-14years. Tall Poppies focuses on self worth, self image and body image and includes interactive activities and I AM art canvas work to explore the ideas of liking oneself and feeling... > View Profile

Drama & Theatre: CINEMATIC THEATRE

Brad Jennings and Steven Maxwell met working together as secondary teachers where they started to produce original work. Their first theatre collaboration was in 2001 they produced Blow Out, written and directed by Jennings, stage managed by Maxwell at the Cow Shed, James Cook... > View Profile

Anti Bullying & Life Skills: Sustainable Living, Compassion & Mindfulness

Sustainability: ? A cross-curriculum priority for NSW schools ? “More sustainable patterns of living are largely shaped by people’s behaviours” (cf. NSW Education Standards Authority) ? People’s behaviours are shaped, in part, by an awareness of... > View Profile

Author: Author/ Illustrator team workshop

    We are Melissa, Angela and Charles. We are a Brisbane-based, Author/illustrators, family team. Melissa Jakeman is the Author of newly published rhyming, picture book, Mashed Banana Pie. Angela is Melissa’s sister and one of the illustrators and Charles is the main... > View Profile