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Puppets in Paradise

September 9, 2023 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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$8 – $24

Sandglass Theater is pleased to announce the return of our most beloved community event. Puppets in Paradise brings together artists and audiences for a two-day celebration of puppetry and theater arts set in the beautiful agrarian landscape of Southern Vermont. This premier biennial family event is produced in collaboration with Retreat Farm, a prominent feature of the Brattleboro landscape for 180 years. At Puppets in Paradise audiences will walk around the farm and encounter short-form puppet performances, theater artists and musicians amidst the fields, historic barns and animals. Food and refreshments from local vendors add to the delight of a beautiful day.

This year Sandglass welcomes an exciting roster of first-time and returning performers including Stoph Scheer, Sam and Friends, CactusHead Puppets, Jeghetto’s Entertainment, Sova Puppet and Dance Theater, Break-Fast Puppets, and Sandglass Theater, among others. This year will also feature a special community project involving a field of dancing sheep.


September 9, 2023
10:00 am - 4:00 pm
$8 – $24
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Sandglass Theater
(802) 387-4051
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Creative Zone
Southern Vermont Zone (Bennington and Windham Counties)


Retreat Farm
45 Farmhouse Sq
Brattleboro, VT 05301 United States
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