Workshops & Classes


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PUPPETry FOR THE PERFORMER

A streamlined approach to puppeteering, supplying you with the skills to effectivelybring objects to life using the skills you already have as an actor, dancer, or musician.

Who's it for? Professionals and emerging artists.

Running Time: 3 hours with 15 min break


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Visual Storytelling

What does it really take to tell a story? Participants will explore using objects, movement, and storyboards to convey dialogue-less stories.

Who's it for? Professionals and emerging artists.

Running Time: 3 hours with 15 min break


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Found Object Puppetry

Puppetry is “the manipulation of an object”…so in that case, everything is a puppet! Students will get creative with what objects can be used to help bring a story to life. An excellent workshop for story formatting and team building. A unique class adjustable to your current projects and curriculum.

Who's it for?

Found Object Puppetry for Grades 1st-5th (Running Time: 45 Minutes)

Found Object Puppetry for Middle-High School (Running Time: 1.5 - 2 hours)

 


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Building Workshop: Monster Maker

The key to lively creatures is often how they come together. Participants learn cutting, stitching, and glueing techniques used by professional puppet builders in this hands on workshop that culminates in your own monster puppet to keep.

Who's it for? High Schoolers - Working Professionals.

Running Time: 3 hours with 10 minute break


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Building Workshop: Foam Party

How does flat foam become intricate puppets or props? What does L-200 even mean? What's the difference between poly foam and closed cell foam? Where can I source materials? This exploratory workshop is perfect for any artist and material nerd.

Who's it for? High Schoolers - Working Professionals.

Running Time: 2 hours with 10 minute break


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Pop-up Puppet Workshops

Needing a creative way to fill out your event or festival? Teller Productions' Pop-Up Puppet Workshops have children and families making puppets of their own to keep.

A variety of puppet kits to choose from or customizable options to fit your event!

Who's it for? Ages 3 and Up

Running Time: On-going creation station. Families create at their leisure, with the help of a Teller Productions Team Member.