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  • May 2024 Newsletter of Puppet events, articles, history
  • April 2024 Newsletter
    Don’t be an April fool! Read this newsletter and mark your calendars for all sorts of great puppet events in the near future. In this issue:
  • March 2024 Part 2
    We had so much for March, we needed a Part 2. See Part 1 here.
  • A Huge and Great Puppet Newsletter March 2024
    In this newsletter, you’ll find lots of puppet events coming up, including the announcement of two Bay Area Puppet Festivals with workshops and performances, member profiles, projects, a chance to weigh in on what you want from the guild, announcements, call for nominations and so much more! Read and mark your calendars.
  • 2024 February Newsletter
    SFBAPG IS CELEBRATING 70 YEARS, starting this month with the guild holiday party and the World Premiere of the SFBAPG Puppetathlon. (Think “American Ninja Warrior” but with puppets!)Watch the newsletter also for the continuing series of articles on the history of our guild. What you don’t know might surprise you!Also inside:Puppet Events in the Bay AreaRemembering Gail Schulter 
  • New Year, New Newsletter for 2024 Celebrating 70 Years!
    Welcome to 2024! This will be a year of parties and celebration for the guild as we commemorate 70 years. We start with our guild party in February (performances, food, fun and more), followed by our usual array of great workshops, performances and meetings, moving into a summer with two (two!) puppet festivals in the Bay Area. Read about our list of upcoming events, table top puppet updates, scholarship opportunity at The Puppetry Institute, member spotlight, sharing Amal the… Read more: New Year, New Newsletter for 2024 Celebrating 70 Years!
  • December Newsletter 2023
    Reminder to Renew, update on the Table Top Workshop, using puppets in the classroom, teaching college classroom puppetry, and Puppetry Institute Event.
  • November 2023 Newsletter
    As the Year winds down, we have the following in our November Newsletter:
  • October 2023 Newsletter
    And here’s what you’ll find in October:The guild is turning 70 and plans include apuppet festival and a Puppetathlon!Mary Nagler will be teaching an exeptionalindepth workshop on puppet construction(limited to 12!)The Guild’s recent Show and Tell wasfantasic-see write up and videosMeet a new guild member in our new columnGiant Puppets for Climate Change pt. 2Guild LIbrary News (ways to grow!)Puppets are Actors On Stage (observationsand new show debuting)Featured shows this month: Driveway Follies,Frankenstein, Song of the North
  • September 2023 Newsletter
  • August 2023 Newsletter
  • July 2023 Newsletter

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