The Center is pleased to announce special programming during the run of Cinderella Della Circus. On Sunday, June 25, the Center will host Girl Scout Day at the Center for Puppetry Arts: Celebrating STEM and Puppetry. The scouts will be able to complete the requirements to earn all four STEM patches during their visit. The Girl Scouts will watch the performance of Cinderella Della Circus with a post-show scouts-only presentation demonstrating the Science connections to the show (meets Georgia Performance Standards in Science) and reveal the Technology behind the spectacle of the performance. A guided tour of the Worlds of Puppetry Museum will highlight the Engineering involved in Jim Henson puppets, as well as puppetry traditions from across the world. A customized Create-A-Puppet Workshop™ will highlight the Math skills utilized in making a one-of-a-kind Stretcho Rod Puppet.
Recommended for ages 4 and up, Cinderella Della Circus will be performed in the Mainstage Theater June 20-July 23. Reduced-priced tickets are available for preview days on June 20 and 21, at 10 a.m. and noon. No shows on July 4.
Tickets $9.75 (Members) and $19.50 (nonmembers) – plus sales tax. Tickets include admission to the performance, the Worlds of Puppetry Museum (with the largest collection of Jim Henson puppets and artifacts in the world as well as a Global Gallery), and entrance to the Create-A-Puppet Workshop™, where guests can make and decorate their own special Stretcho Rod Puppet and perform with it on our classroom stage. Tickets are available online at www.puppet.org or by calling 404.873.3391.