The Puppet Gift Shop
The Great Arizona Puppet theater has the best puppet retail outlet in Phoenix.
From marionettes to hand puppets and just about everything in between, we are
sure you will find a puppet to delight a child (or a child at heart) of any age.
We also have videos, puppetry journals, books, and how-to guides. The gift shop
is open for all performances and by appointment. Please check us out when you
come to the theater, or call (602) 262-2050 to set up a time to visit on your
We Proudly Stock Product From These Vendors and MORE:
The Unemployed Philosophers Guild
About The Unemployed Philosophers Guild:They came into being in the last decades of the
20th century, when two brothers found their inner creativity in the midst of a dwindling
academic job market. It turned out that fulfilling gift-giving needs proved to be almost
as satisfying as probing eternal questions. (maybe not quite) Although they still contemplate
truth and justice, it is their enduring goal to fulfill the materialistic desires of the funny
and sophisticated everywhere!
Hobey Ford, inventor of Peepers, demonstrates the versatility of this amazing little puppet. We are proud to carry the original Peepers in our gift shop.
Folkmanis believes imagination is the key to a healthy childhood, encouraging play and
discovery to develop the skills necessary in life. The company has been making the most innovative
and engaging specialty puppets in the world since 1976, delighting imaginations and winning
nearly every industry, child development, and kid-tested award - many repeatedly.
Sunny & Company can trace it's modest beginnings in 1993 to a flea market booth in Orlando,
Florida where owner Eddie Zhu designed and marketed a furry wrap-around puppet called "Cool Cat."
Today, still located in Orlando, Florida, Sunny & Company Toys, Inc. is a world-wide distributor
of deluxe puppets and plush animal toys.