Puppet Festival Mississauga 2024

REGION 5: Greater Toronto Area 3650 Dixie Rd, Mississauga, ON L4Y 3V9 Maja Prentice Theatre
11 Mar. - 17 Mar. 2024

ABOUT THE EVENT / PROMOTION

Puppet Festival Mississauga (formerly known as Bridges Festival) is an international festival of Puppetry and Animation. The festival takes place all over the city of Mississauga during March Break, and has lots of fun events and actives for adults and kids alike.

Puppet Shows For Families In Mississauga

International Award-Winning Entertainment

Treat your family to quality theatre at Puppet Festival Mississauga this March Break. These live puppet shows are specifically curated or family audiences in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. Since young people have been affected by the pandemic, live activities for children in Mississauga, are very much needed. Puppet Festival Mississauga presents live theatre that encourages children to be curious about the world around them.

 

What Is Puppet Festival Mississauga?

Puppet Festival Mississauga (formerly named Bridges Festival) is an international festival of Puppetry and Animation. The festival takes place all over the city of Mississauga during March Break, and has lots of fun events and activities for adults and kids alike.

 

Puppet Shows:

Somebody Loves You, Mr. Hatch

 

Mr. Hatch leads a predictable and dreary life; he keeps to himself. One Valentine’s Day, he unexpectedly receives a heart-shaped package with an anonymous note that whispers, “somebody loves you,” and everything changes. This heartwarming puppet play examines the effect that kindness can have on a lonely existence. Join washerwomen Betsy, Edna, and Molly as they bring Mr. Hatch’s story to life and help him search for his secret admirer!

Recommended Age: 5+

Duration: 35 minutes

Language: English

 

A Show with Strings

Become a super spy saving the world…

Enjoy a romantic evening at the Eiffel Tower…

Pilot a rocket-ship to outer-space…

You can do all this and more with a single piece of string. 

A Show With Strings, a delightful puppet show for kids and families, explores all the different things a string can do.  In this playful interactive puppet show, audience members have a chance to play games, and create different worlds using only string. This clever puppet show encourages imagination, creativity and out-of-the-box thinking in all ages.

All the way from Seoul, South Korea, A Show With String has been taking the world by storm, inspiring audiences young and old across the world. Get your kids away from their i-pads and tv screens. Give them an opportunity to learn, explore and think creatively in this tactile show for kids.

Recommended Age: 5+

Duration: 30 minutes

Language: Wordless/ Non-verbal

 

Arctic Tall Tales

Embark on a thrilling journey with a fearless group of adventurers braving the wild landscapes of Greenland. They face months solitude in the dark winters months, and the relentless arctic weather. Yet, amid the trials, they are bonded by a unbreakable kinship.

Welcome to Arctic Tall Tales, a hilarious and poignant puppet show in Mississauga, based on the best-selling comic book series and novel by Jørn Riel.

This March Break, don’t miss out on this unforgettable puppet show in Mississauga, playing at Puppet Festival Mississauga. Arctic Tall Tales awaits, ready to whisk you away on an adventure of a lifetime!

Recommended Age: 10+

Duration: 1 hour 25 minutes

Language: English

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