Venue Details

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Puppet Co. Playhouse
Glen Echo Park Glen Echo, MD 20812
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There was a playground & carousel the kids played after the show.
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Parking was free. The playhouse is in the Echo park. Watch for sign that says Clara Barton.
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6 stars
attended Dec 29 2012

It was partially a puppet show and partially a regular show.
Good music.
My 2 years old loved the first 30 minuts of it. After that he was a little bored.

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Show run time: 50 minutes

Age recommendations: The performance is recommended for ages 5 through adult.

Please note: Water-based atmospheric fog effects are used in this production. 

About the Ticket Supplier: Puppet Co.

The Puppet Co. has been in residency at Glen Echo Park since its founding in 1983. The company is a non-profit puppet theater that uses hand puppets, rod puppets, body puppets, marionettes, and shadow puppets to stage both original works and traditional children’s stories. The Puppet Co. founders – Allan Stevens and Christopher and MayField Piper – have combined their varied sculptural, mechanical, costuming, scenic, and administrative talents to form the artistic and managerial core of the Puppet Co. Together, their training amounts to more than 100 years of hands-on experience in the art of puppetry.