TOURING CABARET SHOWS FOR
SCHOOLS, LIBRARIES & MUSEUMS
Stage Factors: Puppeteers are visible and the marionettes have short strings. The marionettes are performed on same level as puppeteers. Shows allow for ease of set-up and ample audience interaction. More Info
TOURING STAGE SHOWS FOR
THEATERS, FESTIVALS & LARGE VENUES
GEPPETTO'S MARIONETTE THEATER
Our theater home at the Hilton Anatole Hotel, Dallas, TX.
BEHIND THE SCENES
stage shows |bridge
Stage Factors: Puppeteers perform from a raised scaffold (bridge).
Scenery, lighting and staging are used to propel the story narrative. Shows are designed as a full theatrical experience. More Info
stage shows |proscenium
Stage Factors: These are large scale touring structures where the puppeteers are hidden from audience view. Staging is designed for large auditoriums. Marionettes are performed from a steel superstructure with operable scenic elements including drops, lighting, stage curtains and raised performance structures. More Info
age appropriate workshops
We offer several age appropriate workshops where children can create their own puppet creations. Workshops are a perfect add-on activity to follow a theater performance. More Info
When visiting our theater in Dallas, arrive before the show to see how the puppets are created and how the artists bring them to life.
After the show, go behind the scenes to see how the theatrical magic is performed and ask questions of the puppeteers.
SEASONAL AND HOLIDAY
We offer shows and workshops for Christmas, Halloween, Summer Season, Dia de Muertos, and Spring. More Info
Financial Assistance? Program Funding is available through Texas Commission on the Arts.
membership and performance affiliations
< John Hopkins, Director of Entertainment
Kent Williams, Touring and Education Director >
Todd Haberkorn, Show Producer >>
“This little theater company might possibly be the best way to introduce children to live theater in Dallas."
“These guys deliver big shows on a small stage."
Dallas Morning News
“Their performances breathe life into inanimate objects."
Fort Worth Star Telegram
“A hidden gem in the heart of Dallas."
Texas Highways Magazine
“They do for puppet shows what Cirque du Soleil did for the circus."
Good Morning Texas
2201 N Stemmons Freeway
Dallas, TX 75207
Geppetto's Theater (Theater Home)
Saturday: 11AM & 2PM
Sunday: 2 PM