- New York, NY
Puppet Time at the Swedish Cottage: A Family-Friendly Puppet Slam
Event Title: Puppet Time at the Swedish Cottage: A Family-Friendly Puppet Slam
Date: Saturday, October 22, 2022
Time: 3:00pm Run Time: approximately 1 hour
Tickets: Free & open to the public, first come first serve
This OHNY weekend (10-22/10-23), the Swedish Cottage staff will be opening the Cottage to the public from 10-4pm, as well as offering two guided presentations of the space at 11am and 1pm, and a free first-come first-served performance at 3pm. Saturday’s performance will be Puppet Time at the Swedish Cottage: A Family-Friendly Puppet Slam, featuring four styles of puppetry – shadow puppets, tabletop puppets, blacklight puppets and marionettes. Sunday’s performance will be a showing of the original production Wake Up, Daisy! Come see original marionette puppets, learn what it’s like to be a professional puppeteer, and experience this architectural gem in the heart of Central Park. Generous private support for the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre is provided by the Connelly Foundation in memory of Judith Connelly Delouvrier, The Weininger Foundation, Barbro Osher Pro Suecia Foundation, and The Puppet Slam Network. In partnership with NYC Parks and Historic House Trust.