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PUPPET POWER 2018: STORY | A Conference on Applied Puppetry

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University of Calgary

2500 University Dr NW

Calgary, AB T2N 1N4

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Puppet Power 2018: Story | A Conference on Applied Puppetry

June 1-3, 2018 (Friday evening, all day Saturday and Sunday)


Venue partner: University of Calgary - Drama Division (2500 University Dr NW)

Learn, play, and galvanize with hands-on workshops, talks, panels, and more at this biennial conference of applied puppetry. A conference for artists, teachers, idea generators, helping professionals and story-tellers one and all.

Featuring amazing local and international presenters including:


Weekend Registration Includes:

  • Friday evening dinner reception/talk

  • All talks, workshops, and panels Saturday and Sunday

  • ticket to Dolly Wiggler (puppet slam) Saturday evening

  • Sunday wrap-up party with presenters (plus food/beverage)

  • Workshop supplies

  • Early bird registrants will be able to choose their break-out sessions first before they go on sale as individual tickets

Weekend Registration does not include:

  • travel/accommodation

  • food beverage for Saturday and Sunday (breakfast/lunch) although there are many eating establishments at the University of Calgary or you are free to bring your own


Full conference line up and updates coming soon at www.wppuppet.com/puppet-power-2018

Early bird registrants will be able to choose their break-out sessions first before they go on sale as individual tickets.

Regular weekend pass $299 starting April 1, 2018
Individual tickets to workshops/talks on sale April 1, 2018, from $35-$80.




  • Juanita Dawn (Calgary)

    Juanita Dawn (Calgary)

    The Long Grass Studios

  • Mike Czuba (Calgary)

    Mike Czuba (Calgary)

    Dancing Monkey Laboratories

    Conference "Animateur"

  • Amihan Bonifacio-Ramolete (Philippines)

    Amihan Bonifacio-Ramolete (Philippines)

    Teatrong Mulat Ng Pilipinas (Mulat Theatre)

  • Ann Powell and David Powell (Toronto)

    Ann Powell and David Powell (Toronto)

    Puppetmongers Theatre

  • Sonia Norris (Toronto)

    Sonia Norris (Toronto)

    Speaking about her collaboration with Handspring Puppet Theatre (South Africa)

  • Andrew Periale (USA)

    Andrew Periale (USA)

    Puppetry International – UNIMA USA, Perry Alley Theatre

  • Emma Fisher (Ireland) & Ivan Owen (USA)

    Emma Fisher (Ireland) & Ivan Owen (USA)

    Beyond the Bark Puppet and Installation Theatre

  • Pia Banzhaf (USA)

    Pia Banzhaf (USA)

    Michigan State University


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