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Upcoming Shows & Events

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Take a look at the fun and educational offerings that we have lined up for this season.

We look forward to seeing you at the theater.


The Dinosaur Picnic

May 30 - Jun 16, Thurs & Fri at 10am Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
The Dinosaur Picnic

"THE DINOSAUR PICNIC": Join a terrifically talented group of dinosaurs for a boisterous good time at "The Dinosaur Picnic"! Enjoy the prehistoric antics in this silly new show.

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Recommended for ages 3 and up.

The Adventures of Zeet Nagley: Bedtime for Bedbugs

Jun 20 - Jul 7, Thurs & Fri at 10am Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
The Adventures of Zeet Nagley: Bedtime for Bedbugs

"The Adventures of Zeet Nagley: Bedtime for Bedbugs": A colony of space bedbugs can't fall asleep! Furry alien Zeet Nagley comes to the rescue, and tries to remember bedtime stories from Earth. But those tales get twisted and tangled, and lots of silliness ensues in this interstellar adventure for ages 4 and up. >

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Tickets are on sale right now.

Guest Artist: Chorizo Puppets

Jul 11 - Jul 14, Thurs & Fri at 10am Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
Guest Artist: Chorizo Puppets

Chorizo Puppets’ shows give both whimsical characters and thought-provoking narratives, they can also be performed in English, Spanish, or Spanglish, making this work accessible to a diverse array of families across the Valley. This aligns with our mission to promote the art of puppetry and celebrate Arizona’s rich cultural landscape.

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

Tickets are on sale right now.

My Pet Dinosaur

Jul 18 - Aug 4, Thurs & Fri at 10am Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
My Pet Dinosaur

Young Arthur is excited to celebrate his birthday and this year he opens a very special present from his Uncle. A dinosaur egg! Arthur and his pet parrot are in for a big adventure when the egg hatches! See the mischief ensue during this adorable, funny, original show. Download the Study Guide here. Recommended for ages 5 and up.

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

Buckaroo Lodge Sketch Comedy

Jul 27, Saturday at 7:30pm.
Buckaroo Lodge Sketch Comedy

Peaches LeGume and the Buckaroo Lodge presents The Summer Vacay Sketch Show Getaway! Pack your bags for a trip through the extraordinary! Local valley improvisers and actors have come together to write and produce an all original sketch comedy show experience. Reserve and Pay here. Audience members must be 18+ and pre paid. Tickets are on sale now.

Flavors of Arizona

Aug 17, 7pm Saturday only.
Flavors of Arizona

"Flavors of Arizona: A Journey Through Native Culinary Heritage", is an exclusive fundraising tasting event for the Great Arizona Puppet Theater that celebrates the diverse native foods of Northern, Central, and Southern Arizona."

Tickets must be purchased in advance: Purchase tickets here, or call 602-262-2050.

Hansel & Gretel

Sep 5 - Sep 29, Thurs - Fri 10am
Sat 10am & 2pm, Sun 2pm.
Hansel & Gretel

A classic story about the children, the witch, and the gingerbread house. Includes music from the Humperdinck's Opera. Performed with large rod puppets. Ages K and up. Download Study Guide Here

Tickets are on sale NOW! Reserve here.

Tales from the Bayou

Sep 19 - Oct 5, 7:30 Thurs, 8pm for Fri & Sat.
Tales from the Bayou

A collection of original folktales, set in the swamps of a bygone era. This world-premiere theatrical production, which was awarded a Family Grant from the Jim Henson Foundation, utilizes actors, puppetry, music, creative effects, and good old fashioned storytelling.

Please note the Thursday shows start at 7:30pm while the Friday and Saturday shows start at 8pm.Admission is $25 per person for non-members and $23 per person for members. Tickets are on sale now. You can reserve here or call 602-262-2050.

The Little Red Hen

Nov 14 - Dec 1, Thurs & Fri at 10am Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
The Little Red Hen

Sing-along with The Little Red Hen and Yellow Button during this cute, classic story about the Hen who worked hard to make a delicious loaf of bread. Recommended for ages 2 and up. Download the study guide here.

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

Tickets are on sale now.

The Elves & The Shoemaker

Dec 5 - Dec 22, Thurs & Fri at 10am Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
The Elves & The Shoemaker

Santa's elves come to help a poor shoemaker and his wife in this musical treat. Performed with large rod puppets, this is a holiday experience for the whole family to enjoy! Download the Study Guide here.

Tickets are now available. Paid reservations are required to attend. Reserve here or call 602-262-2050, ext. 0 to reserve and pay.

The Three Little Pigs

Dec 26 - Jan 12, Thurs & Fri at 10am Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
The Three Little Pigs

The big bad wolf and three little pigs are delightful to watch in this classic story told with large rod puppets and lots of fun music. Download the Study Guide here. Recommended for ages 3 and up. Tickets are on sale now. Reserve here.

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