Learn with us the art of carving traditional Czech wooden marionettes, of designing stop motion animation puppets, of manipulation and performance.

Latest news from Puppets in Prague

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Puppets: Stars of stage and screen

June workshop is finished with 4 short films. Clic here to see photos and get to videos in menu to see films.


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Animation puppets, puppets for animation

We finished our May workshop. Puppets are ready for films, festivals and glory!


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Family Toy Puppet Theaters finished

Beautiful stages, scenery and wooden puppets - even a walrus! - in our latest toy puppet theatre workshop


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Puppets in Prague recommends book

Figures in the Fourth Dimension is about mechanical puppets. It is full of beautiful images and makes it possible to start creating artworks using hundreds of technical drawings, which shows in detail how it all functions.

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Puppets in Prague in New York 2015

Professor Mike Beckerman from NYU invited Mirek to come over and teach his music students to carve marionettes inspired by Dvorak operas. Puppets meet music!

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Get married, my son!

Our 2015 August performance workshop charmed audiences with an original fairy tale at the huge puppet festival in Plzen celebrating European city of Culture.

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Marionette carving workshop 2015

Our students made nice puppets, but also great short FILMS. First live action marionette films in history of PIP. Click here and see them!

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Puppets in prague extravaganza 2015

June 21+22- Our 15th anniversary party with a TEATROTOC FESTIVAL and PUPPET CONFERENCE!

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Photos from August Puppet Carving and Manipulation Workshop

Students working on puppets and final puppets made in our august workshop...just click.
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