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Stratford: SpringWorks PuppetWorks mini-fest runs July 12-14

Saturday, June 29, 2019

SpringWorks PuppetWorks mini-fest runs July 12-14. Performances include:

Family Puppet Shows in Stratford City Hall Auditorium:


Puzzle Theatre's plastic bag creatures are born and transform, funny and colorful, primitive, naive and they resemble us a little bit... maybe.... 

40 minutes, Ages 5 and up

Sat 11:30 & 3:30, Sunday at 2 pm


Join Pekka, a brave tiny turtle, as she travels the world looking for Miss Moon, the essential bedtime story inspiration.  

30 minutes, Ages 2.5 + up and your grownup

Sat at 1:30 pm  & Sun at 2 pm

In the Market Square Performance Tent:

Norwegian Tales

Norwegian Tales delight as Kitchener native Sarah Granskou engages the audience with her puppets, storytelling and music. 

45 minutes, Ages 3 and up

Saturday July 13  at 2:30 pm

The Udder Show

Join us as late night talk show host David Udderman, the cow, interviews Creatureville's alpacas, chickens and other special guests! 

30 minutes, Ages 5 and up

Saturday at 12:30 & 5:30 pm, Sunday 11;30 am & 3:30 pm

Puppet School ~ A Little Bit of Everything

Performers from Humber College bring an island full of weird creatures to life in this funny & fascinating crash course in the art of puppetry.

30 minutes, Ages 5 and up

Friday at 6:30 pm, Saturday at 11am & 7 pm

Puppet Films sponsored by Edward Daranyi in Stratford City Hall Auditorium:

Handmade Puppet Dreams Family Short Film Collection 1

Friday- Film Fun-Puppet 

45 minutes, Ages 4 and up

4 pm 

Handmade Puppet Dreams Family Short Film Collection 2

Friday- Film Fun-Puppet

45 minutes, Ages 5 and up

5:30 pm

Best of Handmade Puppet Dreams

Friday- Film Fun-Puppet

90 minutes, Ages 12 and up

7:15 pm

FUN in MARKET SQUARE & surprises around downtown:

Les Oiseaux


Strolling downtown Stratford &

Sunday Market Square 

Suitable for the entire family.

Garden For Little Ones

An interactive garden full of child-sized activities and sensory experiences. A playground of possibilities.

Ages 2-6

Saturday & Sunday  10 am - 4pm

Animate Giant Puppet

Join us ! Bring our 10ft  tall Wolf puppet! to life. 

All ages are welcome to participate. 

Family Fun

For tickets, visit:

Photo: Les Oiseaux by Les Chasseurs de Rêves.