MAGIC OF PUPPETRY ENCOMPASSES ART, MUSIC AND DRAMA.....
is used for entertainment, education and therapy.
Performances involve lighting, movement, costuming and literature.
This unique art form is truly universal.
The Wisconsin Puppetry Guild includes professional
puppeteers, amateur puppeteers, librarians, teachers, hobbyists, youth
leaders and many other puppet enthusiasts of all ages.
Many of the Guild members are active in the
Puppeteers of America, a national organization. For more information
about the Puppeteers of American, visit their web site at www.puppeteers.org
Members of the Wisconsin Puppetry Guild meet
four times each year. Meetings are generally held in October, November,
March and April.
Meetings are hosted by our WPG members throughout
the state. Meetings have taken place in Madison, Oshkosh, Sheboygan,
Milwaukee, Stevens Point
Frequently meetings will include
a professional puppetry performance.
WPG show at Potlatch 2004
As a member, you will receive the WPG newsletter
four times each year. The PUPPETCETERA includes news about Guild meetings
and members as well as news about puppetry in Wisconsin and in the Great
Membership entitles you to participate in
Guild activities, workshops, hands-on demonstrations, performances and
sharing with other members.