Puppet Shows - To delight as well as teach. We offer 5- 10 min puppet skits and 20- 45 min puppet shows.
Puppet Workshops - We teach a selection of workshops to enhance your puppet performance, puppet shows, and puppet building for both children and adults.
We perform 5 to 25-minute puppet skits and plays for ministry.
Mamma Chilli and more.
Features other artists of puppetry and children-related resources such as books, music, and art.
Joyriffic Band creates educational songs and books and merchandise for children ages pre-k to 2nd grade.
Due to Covid 19, performances will be delivered Pre-recorded or virtual as indicated.
Virtual Shows (General)
Old McDonald- An interactive hand puppet show that encourages the audience to name farm animals and their sounds. Followed by some of my puppet friends I bring with me. Total of 20- 40min. (Depends on time slot)Grades Pre-K to 2nd grade.
Eyes Spies - A man who has a son who gets chickenpox so he searches for a teddy bear who has a missing part.
Love Is (3 Part)Series - Forgiving, Caring, Sharing
Fairytale Twist - (3 Part) Series - The Three Pigs Gig, Not your Ordinary Cinderella Story, 3 Goats Boat
The Caterpillar - A non-verbal production showing the life adventure and cycle of a caterpillar. Will require one student volunteer.
Wandering Wandra Goes to 777 Heaven Blvd-This an off-take of Little Red Riding Hood. A Young girl named Wandra is sent on a mission to bring some items to her grandmother. Instructions are given by her mother but Wandra knows it all and runs into some difficult trials along the way. However, because she is equipped with the word of God, she arrives at her destination safely. (Ministry)
Chef Wilcoxtini and The Fruit Salad- A French man who identifies himself as an Italian chef. He finds out that he needs to eat healthier so goes shopping for wholesome fruits which represent the fruit of the Spirit found in Galatians 5: 22. (Ministry) However, this show can be adjusted to teach the health benefits of eating certain fruits.
Tiger King - We all know that the Lion is the king of the Jungle. However the tiger feels he can do the job. You will see how that turns out. This production requires assistance from the audience.
You can participate in a workshop individually or in a group virtually or in person with an appointment.
If we come to you there will be an extra charge for travel.
Intro to Puppetry
An introduction to the different aspects of puppetry such as history, uses of, types of, choosing a story, and production elements. 1 hr and 30 mins $15.00
Building a Rod Puppet
Students will learn how to build a basic rod puppet. Material fees apply. 2 hrs $30.00 Materials Included.
Puppet Performance Hand
This workshop begins with an intro to hand puppets. Students will have hands-on experience with manipulating already made puppets glove and Hand. 2 hrs $25.00
Puppet Performance Marionette
Students will learn the basics of manipulating string puppets. 2 hrs $25.00
Intro to Shadow Puppetry
In addition to the history of the shadow play, students will explore the traditional or the modern overhead projector methods of presenting a shadow puppet play. 2 hrs $25.00 Materials included.
A Beginner's Guide to Writing a Puppet Play
Students will explore the resources and inspirations for a story, improvisation, writing format, and outlining actions. 3 hrs $45.00
This workshop explores the techniques in exploring puppets, movement personality, and voice to fit the character. 2 hrs $25.00
Simple Puppet Making Series
A series of simple puppet making workshops. Making Hand Puppets. Making Sock puppets. Making Finger Puppets. Making Scarf Puppets. Each workshop is 2 hrs. $25.00 Materials included.