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Puppetry Festival

Celebrate the 8th Annual Puppetry Festival with an array of fun-filled activities.

Families will be entertained by a variety of puppet shows from around the world; learn about the history of puppetry; make hand puppets with performers from the Lone Star Puppetry Guild; and participate in a collaborative puppet show.

The event is free and open to the public. Bring the entire family! The festival is co-sponsored by Lone Star Puppet Guild and the Fort Worth Library.


  • 1:15 p.m.: Welcome, General Announcements & Puppetry History (Tandy Lecture Hall)
  • 1:30 p.m.: Fiesta Mexicana with Dallas Puppet Theatre (Tandy Lecture Hall)
  • 2:15 p.m.: Puppet MakerSpace (Discovery Theatre)
  • 3 p.m.: Princess and the Pea with Sandy Shrout (Tandy Lecture Hall)
  • 3:45 p.m.: Puppet MakerSpace (Discovery Theatre)
  • 4:15 p.m.: Puppetry 101: Be A Star- student performance with Lynn Baskind (Tandy Lecture Hall)

Last updated: Jan. 30, 2017