25 East Grand River
Detroit, MI 48226
PuppetART is a non-profit organization devoted to explore a variety of cultures, promote puppetry as a crossroads of all art forms, and a reflection of human diversity; presents programs in 70-seat theater, museum and puppet studio.
Theater:-Performances presented on site and on tours year around.
Programs on site - weekdays field trips for groups, Saturday afternoon family performances.
Studio-Puppetry workshops for different levels of interest for children, teachers, professionals.
Educational projects to support the implementation of the Michigan Department of Education Content Standards and Benchmarks.
Collaborations with educational institutions – school districts; WSU College of Education.
•Professional apprenticeship for actors
Museum supports Theater and Studio activities by offering tours through the puppet exhibits, hosts three Annual Festivals, gathers and archives puppets and related books and videos, conducts and publishes research on Puppetry.
Arts & Culture, Children & Youth, Education – K-12