Latest news from Puppets in Prague
We will have a NEW workshop on Mechanical Objects plus classic workshops on marionettes, performing and film animation puppets.
June 2019 workshops will coincide with the Prague Quadrennial.
4-dancer marionettes come to life
For the first time in our workshop, students made these trick dancing puppets - four marionettes on on one controller! Lots of woodchips, lots of lovely dancers
Puppet Stars of dracula
Meet the cast of the successful performance Dracula made in our August workshop.
dracula by puppets in prague
Puppets in Prague students in our August workshop bring a not-so-scary Dracula to kids 2+ to the ever-popular Letni Letna Festival! Video here.
See the magical results of our carving workshop
May 2017 Animation workshop
Congratulations to our students for their new puppets and films created during our workshop.
Bony Marionettes made at our Skeleton workshop
Three skeleton marionettes with bones that fly apart made at our March worskhop
Mirek Trejtnar's toy in the victora&albert museum collection
The V&A museum has the cyclist push toy designed by Mirek Trejtnar in its collection- until recently listed as an "unidentified Czech artist."
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.