On Friday November 30 and Saturday December 1 at 7:30pm, Sandglass Theater in Putney will present Puppet Crimes, an original hand puppet show by Jana Zeller and her Spybird Theater. This raucous puppet piece features traditional German hand puppet heroes Kasper and Gretel as they struggle to survive in an old shack on the margins of society.
Managing Director of Sandglass Theater
Sandglass Theater (SGT) is dedicated to the arts of theatre and puppetry as a means to explore contemporary issues, inspire dialogue, and spark wonder. We achieve this by creating original ensemble performance and collaborations,
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The Putney Food Co-op is a key partner to bring art and food to the table
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by Shoshana Bass
Playing at Sandglass Theater November 23 and 24th at 7:30 pm
A piece about belonging, memory and love between generations.
This year as part of the Putney Craft Tour Sandglass Theater is pleased to present When I Put on Your Glove.
Dear friend of Sandglass Theater,
The close of 2018 finds us excited by new possibilities. Our theater is at the center of a growing international movement to reimagine theater — finding new ways of creating,
Away and Here
On November 23rd and 24th at 7:30 pm When I Put on Your Glove by Shoshana Bass will play the stage at Sandglass Theater in Putney. Last year Eric Bass took Autumn Portraits to the Lizé International Puppet Festival in Taiwan then returned to Putney to play this signature piece at Sandglass Theater for the last time.
LUMINARIES In the Shadow of the Polish Avant Garde
Hear a whispered tale about an artist’s life while watching an intimate puppet show for just two people. Travel through the tunnel of shadows into a laboratory where you can wield your own lights and puppets,
Mark your calendar for winter season shows at Sandglass!
When I Put On Your Glove
by Shoshana Bass
November 23 & 24 at 7:30 pm
This year as part of the Putney Craft Tour Sandglass Theater is pleased to present When I Put on Your Glove,…
On December 15th at 4pm and 7:30pm and 16th at 3pm Sandglass Theater brings you the mystique and low-tech charm of pairing song and story with rolling pictures. The roster of artists at this year’s annual Crankie Weeekend includes both old and new friends: Eric and Ines Zeller Bass,
The dates have changed!
Come see this work-in-progress showing at Sandglass
November 30th and December 1st!
By Jana Zeller, Spybird Theater
Friday November 30th and Saturday December 1st at 7:30 pm
A work in progress showing
$12/students and seniors,…
Coming soon to Sandglass Theater
By Jana Zeller
Friday and Saturday October 12th and 13th at 7:30 pm
A work in progress showing
$12/students and seniors, $14/general admission
Kasper and Gretel
This raucous puppet piece features traditional German hand puppet heroes Kasper and Gretel as they struggle to survive in an old shack on the margins of society.
“Mr. Holden has dedicated his shows to lightening the mood of all in the theater, puppets and humans alike. ” – The New York Times
Spend your afternoon with The Ambassador of Joy and award-winning puppeteer,
Tickets are selling fast! Don’t miss your chance to catch all the shows you’re hoping to see!
Hijinx are a high level, culturally unique group that specializes in making work with mixed ability casts.…
A guide to the Puppets in the Green Mountains shows and events
Film: The Dark Crystal
Jim Henson Company
Tickets available HERE
Don’t miss the chance to see A Hunger Artist by Sinking Ship Productions or Babylon by Sandglass Theater during the festival
A Hunger Artist
Sinking Ship Productions (USA)
Spotlight on Family shows!
Sandglass Theater’s International Puppets in the Green Mountains Festival brings you the stars of contemporary puppet theater, live and interactive, right here in your community! In this year’s festival Sept.19-23, there will be three shows especially for family audiences.…
Access and Inclusion are major themes of this year’s festival
This year’s festival grew out of our desire to be more accessible to all members of our community. Beyond building ramps and presenting shows in accessible venues we are making efforts to create a welcoming atmosphere that encourages physical,
Louis Riel: A Comic-Strip Stage Play
Rustwerk Refinery (Canada)
9/23, 4:30 pm, Next Stage Arts Project, Putney tickets
There are special School Show presentations on
9/21, 9 &11am, Latchis Theatre,
Sandglass Theater is proud to announce the roster of
Performances, Workshops, Special Events, Interviews and Exhibits!
Shows for Adults
Babylon: Journeys of Refugees
Sandglass Theater (VT)