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The Great Arizona Puppet Theatre welcomes you! We are open year round, performing shows at the theater Wednesday through Sunday.

See below for what's coming next or look here for the full schedule of upcoming shows.

Make sure to buy your tickets in advance.

Check out our Imagine This Project. This creative project gets the kids of Kenilworth Elementary School to write stories and craft puppets like professionals.

Imagine This! 2023-2024

Feb 28 - Mar 3, Wed-Fri 10am
Sat 10am & 2pm, Sun 2pm.
Imagine This! 2023-2024

"Imagine This" is not your average puppet show! This yearly event is comprised of 14 different stories written by kids, for kids. This is our favorite program to produce each year as it is always different and very exciting. Kenilworth Elementary students write original stories and a panel of judges chooses the best to be made into shows by our professional puppeteers using a variety of puppet styles.

Expect a high energy, creative show filled with some wild antics and originality! Recommended for ages 5 and up.

Tickets must be purchased in advance: reserve here or call 602-262-2050 x 0.

Open to field trips with advance reservations only on Wednesdays and Thursdays. And, it's Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays for family reservations. Please call the office at 602-262-2050 x 0 if you wish to schedule a field trip. Order online or call if you wish to make a family reservation.

Tickets are on sale now.

Guest Artist: Randel McGee & Groark

Mar 6 - Mar 10, Wed-Fri 10am
Sat 10am & 2pm, Sun 2pm.
Guest Artist: Randel McGee & Groark

Visiting ventriloquist Randel McGee has traveled the world, winning awards everywhere, for his funny, warm, music-filled shows. You’re guaranteed to leave with a smile on your face. Recommended for preschool and up.

Tickets must be purchased in advance: reserve here or call 602-262-2050.

Tickets are on sale right now.

Support Us

We are so proud of the work we do with our small staff of professional puppeteers and theater artists and we are excited to re-open our doors after over a year! Throughout the worst of the pandemic, we provided drive-in shows to families who needed a break out of the house to see live entertainment. While we are so happy to return indoors, we are still facing a large loss of income from limited school and child care performances and the likelihood of no school field trips in the coming year. Please consider supporting us today with a monthly donation of any amount. Every little bit helps!

Learn more about our mission and history here.

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