Puppet Homecoming 2016

Friday, Sept. 9 through Sunday, Sept. 11, 2016.

“Be inspired”


Bonnie Duncan, Kimi Maeda

Amazing non-stop puppetry for 3 days in a Catskill Mountain resort!

Registration for all this is only $68.00 for Puppeteers of America members.  Plus discounted hotel and meal packages.

Children 17 years and under are free, and there is a reduced Student rate.  Lodging and meals at the Hudson Valley Spa are at special discount rates for this Festival.  Go to Festival Registration pricing for more information.  Single tickets are available at the door or online tickets here.


PROGRAMMING NOTE:  The Saturday evening performance by Zach Dorn has been replaced with “The Life of an Apple” by Sarah Olmsted Thomas and “Mano-a-Monolog” by Andrew Periale.

sillouettesNEW LOCATION for 2016

This year we will be at the Hudson Valley Resort and Spa in the Shawangunk Mountains next to the Catskills, in Kerhonkson, NY. www.hudsonvalleyresort.com  The resort has two stages, large workshop rooms, exhibit space, indoor and outdoor pools, private dining room, spectacular views, hotel style rooms with large closets.

If you are interested in volunteering to be part of the Festival Team, send your contact info.

Anna Vargas
Festival Director

Updates will also be posted on our Facebook page.

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