Skip to main content

Upcoming Shows & Events

We are excited to re-open our theater doors on Saturday, June 12!

Tickets must be purchased in advance.

Click the button to see a calendar listing of all upcoming events and purchase tickets or scroll here and make your selection.

Please read our COVID Safety Guidelines here in preparation for attending a show.


The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Jan 21 - Feb 5, Fri at 10am only
Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
The Three Billy Goats Gruff

Before the Three Goats Gruff can cross the bridge, they must outwit a hungry troll! Download the study guide here to make puppets at home.

Admission is $12 for Adults and $8 for Kids; PAID reservations are REQUIRED for the show. Reserve here or call 602-262-2050, ext. 0 to pay. The gate will be open 30 minutes before showtime. Tickets go on sale Dec. 21.

Drive-In: "The Three Billy Goats Gruff"

Feb 6, Sunday at 2pm.
Drive-In: "The Three Billy Goats Gruff"

Before the Three Goats Gruff can cross the bridge, they must outwit a hungry troll! Download the study guide here to make puppets at home.

Reserve here.

Please note this show starts at 2pm.Admission is $40 per car load for non-members, $30 for members; PAID reservations are REQUIRED and must be received before 4pm the day before the show. Call 602-262-2050, ext. 0 to pay (online reservations are not availbale for this performance). The parking lot will be open 15 minutes before showtime. Restrooms will be available before and after the performance.

Guest Artist Matthew McGee Presents: "Pip and Squeek Go to the Show"

Feb 11 - Feb 13, Fri at 10am only
Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
Guest Artist Matthew McGee Presents: "Pip and Squeek Go to the Show"

Reserve here. Join us for guest artist Matthew McGee with his latest production "Pip and Squeek Go to the Show". Recommended for ages 3 and up. Tickets go on sale January 9.

The Love Struck Puppet Slam (for adults)

Feb 11 - Feb 12, 8pm Fri and Sat Nights.
The Love Struck Puppet Slam (for adults)

Our slams are curated evenings full of short pieces by a variety of professional puppeteers. You may see funny, scary, or edgy shows throughout the night. The Love Struck Puppet Slam will be a night to remember, because forgetting is no fun. Reservations and prepayment are required to attend the show. Reserve here. Slams are for adults 18 and over only. Like our Adult Slam Facebook page to stay up to date on all the wonderful Slam Stuff!

Tickets go on sale Jan. 11.

The Monkey & The Pirate

Feb 18 - Feb 27, Fri at 10am only
Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
The Monkey & The Pirate

Come on over for this rollicking good time! A monkey, a pirate, and a valuable banana treasure all add up to plenty of hilarious fun for the whole family in this rambunctious original show!

Admission is $12 for adults, and $8 for kids. PAID reservations and masks for folks ages 3 and up are REQUIRED.Reserve here or call 602-262-2050, ext. 0 to pay. The gate will be open 30 minutes before showtime. Tickets go on sale Jan. 16, 2022

The Little Engine That Could

Mar 4 - Mar 13, Fri at 10am only
Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
The Little Engine That Could

Join us for this wonderful show that tells the famous tale of the optimistic little engine who faces a seemingly impossible task. "I Think I can!" Tickets go on sale Feb. 2, 2022.

Tickets must be purchased in advance: reserve here or call 602-262-2050 x 4

Guest Artist Mesner Puppets' Mike Horner with: "Ringo's Sing-Along Road Trip"

Mar 16 - Mar 20, Fri at 10am only
Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
Guest Artist Mesner Puppets' Mike Horner with: "Ringo's Sing-Along Road Trip"

Reserve here. Join travelin' John Paul George (Guest Artist Mike Horner) and his singing dog Ringo on an interactive, musical road trip. Audiences are encouraged to sing, clap, and stomp along as the duo performs such favorites as "B-I-N-G-O", "Wheels on the Bus", and "Do Your Ears Hang Low?". They're joined by a ... dancing chicken! For all ages. Tickets go on sale Feb. 16, 2022.

Get Lucky Puppet Slam

Mar 18 - Mar 19, 8pm Fri and Sat Nights.
Get Lucky Puppet Slam

Quirky, strange, and funny short-form puppet pieces performed by the GAPT puppeteers and our guest puppet slammers. 18+ only.

Seats will go on sale February 18.

Tickets must be purchased in advance: reserve here or call 602-262-2050 x 4.

Brought to us by our good friends at azpuppets.org.

Goldilocks

Mar 25 - Mar 27, Fri at 10am only
Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
Goldilocks

The classic story of the little girl who unexpectedly meets up with the three bears. Told with hand puppets and rod puppets this adorable show is a delight. Recommended for ages 3 and up.

Tickets must be purchased in advance: reserve here or call 602-262-2050 x 4. Tickets go on sale Feb. 23, 2022

Download the study and activity guide here.

The Tale of Peter Rabbit

Apr 1 - Apr 17, Fri at 10am only
Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
The Tale of Peter Rabbit

Based on Beatrix Potter's classic story about a little rabbit that gets into Mr. McGregor's garden. Lively hand puppet Rabbits and a large rod puppet Farmer tell this tale entirely to music with no dialogue. Download the activity guide here.

Admission is $12 per adult and $8 per child; PAID reservations are REQUIRED and everyone ages 3 – 300 need to wear a mask. Reserve here or call 602-262-2050, ext. 0 to pay. The gate will be open 30 minutes before showtime. Tickets go on sale Feb 28, 2022.

The Never Sleepy Fish

Apr 22 - May 15, Fri at 10am only
Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
The Never Sleepy Fish

Reserve here. Join us for the debut run of our latest production, our original story of "The Never Sleepy Fish". Recommended for ages 3 and up. Tickets go on sale March 22.

Brought to us by our good friends at azpuppets.org.

Rapunzel

May 18 - May 29, Fri at 10am only
Sat 10am & 2pm; Sun 2pm.
Rapunzel

Our enchanting version of "Rapunzel" magically unfolds from an antique trunk. This beautiful tale is based on the original story by The Brothers Grimm and is recommended for ages 5 and up.

Tickets must be purchased in advance: reserve here or call 602-262-2050 x 4.

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 go on sale April 18. 2022.

User Agent: "CCBot/2.0 (https://commoncrawl.org/faq/)"