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The Atlanta Center for Puppetry Arts


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When you're in Atlanta, be sure to plan a visit to the Center for Puppetry Arts. Established by master puppeteer, Vincent Anthony, in 1978, the Center for Puppetry Arts is dedicated to entertaining and informing the public about puppetry as an art form, as well as nurturing would-be puppeteers. T

he Center includes the largest puppetry museum in the United States (be on the lookout for puppets from Muppet creator, Jim Henson and Salem, the talking cat from the hit television show, "Sabrina, the Teenage Witch), entertaining and educational performances for all ages - including adults and teens - and hands-on puppet building workshops.

For a unique experience available only in Atlanta, try the adult-only "New Direction Series" performances put on by the Xperimental Puppetry Theatre (XPT) will change your mind about puppets forever. XPT performances present the sum of the collaborative efforts of artists from various fields who extend boundaries by unifying elements of ancient puppet techniques with completely modern, sometimes out-of-this-world modifications.

The Center for Puppetry Arts is located in a former elementary school in Midtown at the corner of Spring Street and 18th, next door to the Berman Jewish Heritage Museum the Center is not far from Georgia Tech, the High Museum and The Varsity.

Special "behind the scenes" tours are offered at an additional cost. Performance schedules and prices vary. Consult the Center for Puppetry Arts web site or call for details.


Admission: $8 adults, $7 seniors, $6 children.
Hours: Museum Hours: 9am - 5pm Tuesday through Saturday, Sunday, 11am-5pm, closed on Monday.
Address: 1404 Spring Street
Phone: 404-873-3391
Our Email: info@puppet.org
Our Website:www.puppet.org

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The Atlanta Center for Puppetry Arts

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Cobb County Convention & Visitors Bureau
1 Galleria Parkway Suite 1A2A
Atlanta , GA 30339
Ph: 800-451-3480
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Metro Atlanta Chamber of Commerce
235 Andrew Young Intl Blvd
Atlanta , GA 30303
Ph: 404-880-9000
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Georgia Association of Chamber of Commerce Executives
PO Box 888401
Atlanta , GA 30356
Ph: 404-531-6988
Fx: 404-459-0403
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Georgia Chamber of Commerce
233 Peachtree St NE STE 2000
Atlanta , GA 30303
Ph: 404-223-2264
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Georgia Hispanic Chamber of Commerce
2801 Buford Hwy NE STE 500
Atlanta , GA 30329
Ph: 404-929-9998
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Spain Chamber of Commerce of Georgia
4060 Peachtree Rd STE D-165
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