My kids LOVE puppets! They turn stuffed animals into puppets, they make sock puppets, and my middle son is the king of paper puppets. (If it can be made with construction paper, glue sticks, and tape… he’s made it!) Well, I got to thinking how fun it might be to create a birthday party around puppets, including a puppet theater for the kids to use. You KNOW I found some great ideas for how to construct them, and here they are…
From Molly Moo, a cute shoebox finger puppet theater… love this for the little ones!
From Tip Junkie, a super simple, but FAB idea for using a project display board and turning it into a Puppet Theater. We are definitely making one of these for our house!
Something we haven’t done, but will be doing soon… shadow puppets! Check out this tutorial for making a Shadow Puppet Theater, from inner child fun: So easy and so fun!
If you are SUPER ambitious, here is an amazing tutorial for making a wooden tabletop puppet theater, from Prudent Baby:
And in case you don’t want to make one of your own, here is a great idea from Cool Spaces for Kids on etsy… a doorway puppet theater!