Author Archives: Maritime Marionettes

Hello from Pearl

Hi, I’m Pearl! I was so sick 6 weeks ago, my human friends didn’t think I ‘d live.  Ha, ha here I am getting better from BIG kidney problems, day by day.  Glad to have Heather and Darryll home from … Continue reading

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Luther and the suitcase

He likes to lie on, or in suitcases. Other cat people will relate, I’m sure. This was his perch the day we left for our week long tour of Saskatchewan and Manitoba.

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Performance in Estevan, April 25th

We had 120 folks show up and be a superb audience for the show, and our competition?  …the first warm sunny day in a dog’s age. Thanks Brenda Lyons and her helpers in Estevan for being great hosts and sponsors, … Continue reading

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The Pas, Manitoba, April 23

We had a crowd of 170 show up for Jack and the Beanstalk in The Pas. It was fun! Thanks to The Pas Arts Council.

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Traveling light in SK

People ask us often, “How do you fly your shows?” Well it packs down pretty small when we do not bring our sound system or carry risers (just in case we need them.) So here we are with our hockey … Continue reading

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Langenburg, April 21st

We had a lovely crowd of 140, for the first Children’s Show at the Community Theatre. What a lovely venue the community has created from a movie theatre! Thanks to Langenburg for a great visit.

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Marionette Workshop at Marigold

We had a great workshop this morning. Here are some photos of the marionettes in progress. It was lots of fun! Isaac and Haley are very focused as they work.

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Fort Frances, Times Online

‘Jack and the Beanstalk’ Tuesday, 5 March 2013 – 2:13pm —Heather Latter photo The Maritime Marionettes portrayed the popular folktale of “Jack and the Beanstalk” at the Townshend Theatre here yesterday evening as part of the Kids & Company entertainment … Continue reading

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More-than-a-handful-of-beans

  More than a handful of beans… Culture & Events— 05 March 2013   Darryll Taylor and Heather Bishop of Maritime Marionettes perform the classic folk tale Jack and the Beanstalk for a crowd of captivated parents and children at … Continue reading

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Sault Ste. Marie, March 9

Over the Rainbow Children’s Series Around 130 people cozied in to the Grand Theatre on Saturday afternoon. We had a lovely time with this lighthearted crowd. The first day of March Break created a festive atmosphere to the afternoon.  An … Continue reading

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