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World in a Weekend: International Puppet & Music Festival
August 1-4, 2024

World in a Weekend 2024 dates
NewWorks Readings

PuppetWorks! Upcoming Events

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Join us for a magical weekend of puppetry, music, and adventure!

More events upcoming

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Song / Book

Presented By: Alexandra Gorlin-Crenshaw
Ages 8+
50 minutes
Factory163

Friday Aug 2 - 3:30pm
Friday Aug 2 - 7:30pm
Saturday Aug 3 - 12:00pm
Sunday Aug 4 - 2:00pm

Alexandra Gorlin-Crenshaw musical journey through Hebrew, Yiddish and American folk songs exploring the complexities and richness of family.

Migraciones / Migrations

Presented By:
Paradox Teatro
Ages 10+
50 minutes
Factory163

Friday Aug 2 - 2:00pm
Friday Aug 2 - 9:00pm
Saturday Aug 3 - 2:00pm
Sunday Aug 4 - 12:30pm

Paradox Teatro journey of migrating refugees combines life-sized puppets, sand drawings, shadow puppetry projections, live music, and poetry in English and Spanish

Cuckoo

Presented By: Graham Soul
Ages 4+
45 minutes
Nancy Campbell Academy

Sat Aug 3 - 2:30pm
Sun Aug 4 - 11:15am

Graham Soul Hand/Rod & Shadow Puppets Can Cuckoo find a way home and fix the clock?
World in a Weekend (past)

World in a Weekend Free Puppetry Events

Happening outdoors at Veterans Drive Park & around downtown Stratford

Testimonials

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Hear from some folks who loved last year's festival

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Garden for Little Souls

Presented By:
Théâtre des Petites Âmes
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Ages 1-7 years
Outdoors - Veteran's Drive Park

Saturday Aug 3 - 10am-5pm
Sunday Aug 4 - 10am-5pm

Théâtre des Petites  Âmes playful and sensory garden
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Les Kakous

Presented By: Imagicario
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All Ages
Outdoors - Strolling Downtown Stratford

Friday Aug 2 - 1:30-4:00pm
Saturday Aug 3 - 1:45-4:00pm
Sunday Aug 4 - 11:00-3:30pm

skilled professional stilt walkers pellbinding fictional creatures
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Pipa

Presented By: La Puntual
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Ages 3+
40 minutes
Outdoors - Veterans Drive Park

Saturday Aug 3 - 1:30pm
Saturday Aug 3 - 4:00pm
Sunday Aug 4 - 1:30pm

La Puntual traditional Catalan glove puppet show world full of surprising characters
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All tickets are Pick Your Price
$15, $25 or $35
(+HST)
10% discount for 4 or more tickets

October 2023

WiaW Free (past)
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