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This wonderful marionette arrived here from North Bay. The puppeteer evidently performed in the 50's & 60's in Ontario. If you recognize this marionette or think you know something about it please let me know.

 

 

Open Door Designs
Doorway Puppet Theatre

is completely portable
take it to Grandma's; to school .
It's perfect too for that rainy day at the cottage...

 

 

Basic Theatre $85
Kit:with three Open Door Animal Puppets - $135
Deluxe Theatre: $150 (puppets separate)

Now available online or save shipping charges and pick up in our retail store

Small selection of Pelham Marionettes collected by Bronson Smith.

click here to go to the store

WORKSHOPS
Perfect gifts for anyone interested in puppetry for novice and experienced puppet builders...
we even have a NEW after-school workshop for people 9-15.
click here for more info


See more pics here:

If you have a group of 4 people we can organize workshops to suit your schedule.
ARTIST
WORKSHOP
DATES & TIMES
COST
FOR 9-14
After School
     
Make a
Muppet-style Puppet
**CHANGED**
Wednesdays
February 18, 25
March 4,11,2015
4:30-6:30 pm
$150 + HST
(materials included)
FOR 15 AND UP
     

4 classes, Sundays
February 8, 22, March 1,8 2015
10:00am - 4:00pm

$300 + HST
(materials included)

4 classes, Sundays
March 15, 22, 29,April 12, 2015
10:00am - 4:00pm

$300 + HST
(materials included)

SPECIAL - 4 DAYS
DURING MARCH BREAK

4 classes, Sundays
March 17-20, 2015
10:00am - 4:00pm

$300 + HST
(materials included)

1 day
TBA
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

$100 + HST
(materials included)
INTRODUCTION TO NEEDLE FELTING PUPPETS Saturday, February 7th, 2015
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

110 + HST
(this includes all materials plus a needle to take home)

NEEDLE FELTING VENTRILOQUIST PUPPETS Sunday, February 8th, 2015
10:00 am - 6:00 pm

$130+ HST
(
20% discount if you have taken the Introduction to Needle Felting Puppets Course)
(this includes all materials)

Tabletop Puppets
Marionettes
Needle Felting
Foam & Fur
After School
 

OPEN DOOR DESIGNS' portable puppet theatres are now all over the world...being used by performers, schools, libraries, businesses and institutions for safety & environmental education, literacy, performing arts and of course, fun!

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Doorway Theatre
PPT
PPT-Kids
 
 
Doorway Theatres
The PPT
PPT-Kids
 

Open Door Designs' retail store located at 1597 Dupont Street near the Junction in Toronto, stocks all kinds of puppets. In addition to our own line of portable puppet theatres and puppets choose from a variety of reasonably priced handcrafted puppets from local artists along with a large selection of used/vintage puppets including marionettes, hand puppets, rod puppets and finger puppets.