Henson Awards Showcase at Clarice Smith, Apr 8, In person

Henson Awards Showcase at Clarice Smith, Apr 8, In person

Henson Awards Showcase

Friday, April 8, 2022, 7:30pm

Venue: Clarice Smith Performing Arts Center. In Person.

The talented student recipients of the Jim Henson Fund for Puppetry will perform/present their funded projects.

The School of Theatre, Dance and Performance Studies hosts an annual competition and recipients are awarded funds to create a puppet project or performance. The Jim Henson Fund for Puppetry was established by Jane Henson ’55 to honor the memory of Jim Henson ’60, creator of the world famous Muppets.

Health + Safety: There may be COVID safety policies such as mask requirements in place when you attend this event. Please see our health & safety page for the most up to date information about attendance!

Tickets: Free, no tickets required. Click here.

Beech Tree Puppets presents The Giant Turnip at College Park Arts Exchange, Oct 10, 10am and 11:30am, Live

Beech Tree Puppets presents
The Giant Turnip

October 10, 2020 at 10am and 11:30am

Sponsored by : College Park Arts Exchange.

Location: Fall Seasonal Celebration, The Parish House of The Christian Community, 4221 Metzerott Rd.; College Park, MD 20740. Co-sponsored by the College Park Arts Exchange and the Christian Community.

Don’t miss this classic English folktale, brought to life with beautifully hand-crafted puppets and sets, along with heart-warming music.

Beech Tree Puppets presents Jack and the Beanstalk at College Park Arts Exchange, Sep 8

Beech Tree Puppets presents Jack and the Beanstalk at College Park Arts Exchange, Sep 8, 3pm

Beech Tree Puppets presents
Jack and the Beanstalk

September 8, 2019 at 3pm

Location: College Park Arts Exchange, Old Parish House, 4711 Knox Road, College Park.

Don’t miss this classic English folktale, brought to life with beautifully hand-crafted puppets and sets, along with heart-warming music.

Hand to God by Wolf Pack Theatre Company, Jul 5-20

Hand to God by Wolf Pack Theatre Company, Jul 5-20

Wolf Pack Theatre Company presents
Hand to God
by Robert Askins
directed by William Leary

July 5 – 20, 2019
July 5th 8 PM Showtime
July 6th, 8 PM Showtime
July 11th, 8 PM Showtime
July 12th, 8 PM Showtime
July 13th 8 PM Showtime
July 18th, 8 PM Showtime
July 19th, 8 PM Showtime
July 20th, 8 PM Showtime

Wolf Pack Theatre Company, performing at the Cora B. Woods Senior Center, Taylor Street Theater, 3601 Taylor Street, Brentwood MD

Hand to God by Robert Askins is an “irreverent puppet comedy …about a possessed Christian-ministry puppet.” Author Robert Askins said that “Hand to God is an expression about honesty. It’s a southern regionalism that’s fairly unknown in the North.

Tickets: $20, click here.

A portion of proceeds will benefit Community Crisis Services for suicide prevention/intervention efforts.

Beech Tree Puppets present Jack and the Beanstalk at the New Deal Cafe, Jun 1 at 1pm

Beech Tree Puppets present Jack and the Beanstalk at the New Deal Cafe, Jun 1 at 1pm

Beech Tree Puppets presents:
Jack and the Beanstalk
at The New Deal Cafe in Greenbelt

Saturday June 1, 2019 at 1pm

New Deal Cafe in Greenbelt

Beech Tree Puppets presents the classic tale “Jack and the Beanstalk”, adapted for marionette and rod puppet theater. Handcrafted puppets and set with much singing. For all ages. Show duration 40 minutes.

Suggested donation $5 per person