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  • Tiny Tots - Penguins' Playground

    Join us for an awesome Arctic Adventure exploring a super-secret playground, hidden at the very bottom of the world. Be there as playful, multi-talented penguins join their friends at the South Pole!

    Reminder:  Everyone needs a ticket, including infants.

    Running Time: 30 minutes   Recommended: 0 - 4

  • Tiny Tots - Baby Bear's Birthday

    You are invited to a BIG birthday bash! Please join Baby Bear as all of his special Teddy Bear friends perform their very best circus tricks as a great, big birthday surprise.

    Reminder:  Everyone needs a ticket, including infants.

    Running Time: 30 minutes   Recommended: 0 - 4

  • Cinderella

     An elegant production of the classic children's favorite. Set in 17th-century France, the story combines beautifully elaborate costumes of the Comedie Francais and Offenbach's "Gaiety Parisian" to adorn the tale of the cinder girl who captures the heart of the handsome prince.  Acclaimed at the 1997 National Puppet Festival, and the Center for Puppetry Arts.

    Age Recommendation: K-Grade 6 • Running Time: 45 Minutes

    For Group Discounts on 14 tickets or more, call the Box Office at (301) 634-5380. 
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  • Tiny Tots - Bunny Business

    Bunnies, birds, and flowers (along with a frog and turtle) celebrate spring!

    Reminder:  Everyone needs a ticket, including infants.

    Running Time: 30 minutes   Recommended: 0 - 4

  • Tiny Tots - Clowning Around

    Burlington the Bear, Bingo the Dog, and a clown named Gus are just a few of the delightful characters under the Big Top!

    Reminder:  Everyone needs a ticket, including infants.

    Running Time: 30 minutes   Recommended: 0 - 4

  • Tiny Tots - Magic Toyshop

    The Toyland Express Train stops at Toyland where rag dolls, teddy bears, dancing blocks, and a Jack-in-the-box all come to life before your very eyes!

    Reminder:  Everyone needs a ticket, including infants.

    Running Time: 30 minutes   Recommended: 0 - 4

  • Tiny Tots - Merlin's Magic

    Meet the world famous magician, Merlin, and his collection of charming and delightful dragons - fantastic creatures who come in all shapes and colors and work hard to put a new spin on old tricks. This show also features, Rock On, a classic rock band performed by real rocks!

    Reminder:  Everyone needs a ticket, including infants.

    Running Time: 30 minutes   Recommended: 0 - 4

  • Tiny Tots - Old McDonald's Farm

    The animals on Old McDonald's Farm come out to entertain us. Al E. Cat introduces us to his barnyard buddies who will delight and amaze with their antics!

    Reminder:  Everyone needs a ticket, including infants.

    Running Time: 30 minutes   Recommended: 0 - 4

  • Tiny Tots - Panda-Monium

    Panda bears, a Chinese magician, the World's Oldest Juggler, and the Panda Pony Parade are only part of our fantastic Chinese circus!

    Reminder:  Everyone needs a ticket, including infants.

    Running Time: 30 minutes   Recommended: 0 - 4

  • Tiny Tots - Teddy Bear's Picnic

    Baby Bear has a picnic for his friends - they bring food to share and entertain one another with hilarious results!

    Reminder:  Everyone needs a ticket, including infants.

    Running Time: 30 minutes   Recommended: 0 - 4

  • Tiny Tots - World on a String

    Experience a whirlwind tour around the world! See French poodles perform the Cancan; laugh as a Russian Dog Act careens out of control; and Bongo from the Congo amazes everyone with his skill on a big flying vine!

    Reminder:  Everyone needs a ticket, including infants.

    Running Time: 30 minutes   Recommended: 0 - 4

  • Tiny Tots - Winter Wonderland

    The King of Winter and the Snow Queen welcome Jack Frost, Marco Polo Bear, and Isabella on Ice. Also, a magic snowflake comes to life with a surprise ending!

    Reminder:  Everyone needs a ticket, including infants.

    Running Time: 30 minutes   Recommended: 0 - 4

  • Tiny Tots - The Mother Goose Caboose

    Mother Goose introduces us to her friends, including Leonardo the Lion, Kelly, a near-sighted duckling, Doofus, the dog, and many more!

    Reminder:  Everyone needs a ticket, including infants.

    Running Time: 30 minutes   Recommended: 0 - 4

  • Tiny Tots "Sing-a-Long"

    Everybody sings in this happy-go-lucky show where favorite childhood songs come to life with big colorful puppets.

    Reminder:  Everyone needs a ticket, including infants.

     

    Running Time: 30 minutes   Recommended: 0 - 4

  • Snow White and the 7 Dwarves

    When Snow White meets seven vertically challenged bachelors, she discovers that everyone has their own strengths and weaknesses; and that friendship and teamwork make any challenge smaller.  Based on the Grimm fairytale, this production takes the Puppet Co.’s usual sideways view of the popular story, giving it timeliness and humor for adults, as well as kids.

     
     

    Running time:  40 minutes • Recommended: PreK - Grade 4

    Group Discounts only available by phone, through the Box Office: Call (301) 634-5380. 
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  • Dinosaur Desperados

    Return with us now to those thrilling days of prehistoric yesteryear, where the Old West meets the old, old, old west at the Dew Drop Inn in Fossil Junction. Dinorock Productions' dinosaur wranglers Ingrid Crepeau, Michele Valeri and Matt Holsen unmask eight little-known denizens of the Mesozoic Era from all over the world 

    Age Recommendation: PreK-Grade 3 • Running Time: 50 Minutes

    For Group Discounts on 14 tickets or more, call the Box Office at (301) 634-5380. 

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  • *Aladdin (and his wonderful lamp)

     

     

    From ancient Persia comes this lavish and entrancing tale, true to the original “one thousand and one Arabian nights,” full of genies, wizards, magic caves, exotic princesses, and an elephant! Half life-size rod puppets and exciting special effects make this production exciting theater.

     

    Running time:  50 minutes • K-Grade 8.

    Group Discounts only available by phone, through the Box Office: Call (301) 634-5380. 
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  • *The Velveteen Rabbit

    Applause Unlimited returns with Margery Williams' gentle tale of how toys become real. Told with hand puppets, storytelling and song, solo puppeteer Christopher Hudert takes children through this classic story of friendship, changes, and magic. The populate tale is of particular interest to youngsters learning to read, and to anyone who has ever had a favorite stuffed toy.

     

    Running time:  45 minutes • Pre-K-Grade 4.

    Group Discounts only available by phone, through the Box Office: Call (301) 634-5380. 
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  • *The Nutcracker
    The Nutcracker is the festive story of Clara-Marie's favorite toy and their adventures together in the land of the Sugarplum Fairy. Music from Tchaikovsky's famous ballet blends with marionettes and costume characters to create this unique production. This is the 27th Anniversary of this wildly popular show.  Don't miss it!
     
    Age Recommendation: K-Adult  Running Time: 50 Minutes

     

    Group Discounts only available by phone, through the Box Office: Call (301) 634-5380. 
    Please leave a voicemail in the event that we are unable to answer your call.