Monthly Archives: October 2015

30 Year Retrospective Exhibit of Sandglass’ work at the Ballard Institute

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The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry celebrates the opening of its new exhibition:
From Thought to Image: 30 Years of Sandglass Theater

Saturday, November 14 at 4:30 p.m.
With performances at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m

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The Ballard Institute and Museum of Puppetry at the University of Connecticut will present the grand opening of From Thought to Image: 30 Years of Sandglass Theater on Saturday,

New Visions series presents “Bitter Fruits and Combat Boots”

Bitter Fruits and Combat Boots: a Hip Hopera
by Redwing Blackbird Theater and Not4Prophet

Friday, November 6, 7:30pm
Saturday, November 7, 7:30pm

Tickets are $16 general,

“Of Bread and Paper” by Company of Strangers

Saturday, November 28

Tickets are $16 general, $13 students and seniors
Get tickets online here or by calling 802-387-4051

Sandglass Theater welcomes the return of Company of Strangers’ Of Bread and Paper on Thanksgiving weekend.  

2015 Winter Sunshine Series

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WonderSpark Puppets (NY)
January 31

Chad and Z of WonderSpark Puppets return to Sandglass with their latest piece for family audiences. Three Little Pigs build their houses of hay, wood and bricks – but can they withstand the Big Bad Wolf?

Puppet Concurrent Resolution

State of Vermont Puppet Chamber,
Putney, Vermont

By Puppeteers: Bass, Bass, Bass, Murphy, and Zeller, and Millions of Others as this Resolution is not limited to any Electoral Construct but Open and Inclusive of Anyone who Enjoys Puppets or Who has Ever had an Intelligent Conversation about Justice and the State of the World.

Honoring Peter Schumann

This year’s Puppets in the Green Mountains festival: Walking to the Borders featured 10 days of theater and dialogue all dedicated to ideas of social justice and exploring the concept of “us and them.” The idea of using puppetry to explore,

The Trio de Pumpkintown

Stories, Songs and Magic Lantern Projections From An Imaginary New England Village


Tim Eriksen and the
Trio de Pumpkintown
October 17th, 7:30pm

Tickets available online
or by phone (802)387-4051

Tim Eriksen (voice/guitar),

A Big Thanks!


Sandglass Theater is celebrating the completion of our 9th Puppets in the Green Mountain Festival, where we presented inspiring theater to over 3500 people, including about 900 school kids, over 10 days of a wide range of events. We could not have even begun planning this festival,