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Puppeteers of America's Great Plains Region

Call for Puppetry Performers and Workshop Presenters

Location: MN — Twin Cities Metro
Type: Call for Submissions
Theater / Performance

Deadline: 04/14/2024

Other Criteria:
Open to artists statewide
Paid opportunity (Varies)


Indulge your senses in a savory celebration of puppetry at the Minneapolis Puppetry Palate, a festival hosted by the Puppeteers of America’s Great Plains Region! We invite puppeteers and workshop presenters from across the region to join us in crafting a delectable menu of puppetry delights.

Event: Minneapolis Puppetry Palate Date: August 15-18, 2024 Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Embark on a culinary journey through the diverse flavors of puppetry as we showcase the talents of our region’s most delicious artists. From tantalizing performances to enriching workshops, the Minneapolis Puppetry Palate promises a feast for the senses and a banquet for the soul.

Are you a puppeteer ready to dazzle audiences with your creativity and skill? We invite you to submit your mouthwatering performances for consideration at the Minneapolis Puppetry Palate. Whether you specialize in traditional puppetry, experimental techniques, or immersive storytelling, we want to savor the unique flavor of your artistry.

Do you have a recipe for puppetry success that you’re eager to share? We’re seeking workshop presenters to enrich our festival with their expertise and passion for the craft. Whether you’re a seasoned puppeteer or a fresh face in the scene, we welcome proposals for hands-on workshops, engaging discussions, and skill-building sessions.

Workshop topics may include:

Puppet Building Techniques
Puppet Performance Skills
Puppetry in Education & Therapy
Storytelling with Puppets
Puppetry for Social Change
Puppetry and Technology
Business for Puppet Artists
To submit your proposal visit this link or for more information, please contact

Artist stipend amount varies.

Application Deadline is April 14, 2024.

Bon appétit!