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See how the magic of puppet theatre happens!

Madcap workshops are offered year-round and include a variety of arts experiences. Whether your group or school hosts a workshop at your location or travels to our studio, children will enter the world of puppetry through hands-on activities that touch imaginations, inspire creativity and leave a lasting appreciation for the world of art. 

Workshops at Your Location

Single workshop            $230
(Grades PreK-4. Maximum 25 children per workshop. Suitable for scout groups camps, youth programs and more! 60 minutes.)

Madcap offers two different types of workshops depending on classroom objectives. They are:
I. Puppet-building - During this "hands-on" workshop each student builds his or her own masterpiece puppet to take home!
II. Intro to Puppetry - Students will learn about manipulation, storytelling and theatre in this educational, fun and interactive workshop. Workshops can be booked individually, half day or full day.


Workshops In Our Studio

Puppet Building Fun
Single workshop            $175
(Grades PreK-4. 10 children per workshop, $15 per additional child, maximum 25. Suitable for scout groups, camps, youth programs and more! 60 minutes.)

Children begin their workshop with an exciting tour of the Madcap studio in Cincinnati, Ohio. The group then gathers to build their own puppets and afterward, children get to experience a short puppet story which may include Madcap's signature audience participation!

Studio Presentation Tours
Single group tour        $175
(Adults. Maximum 20 participants)

You can visit Madcap's amazing studio, see how puppets are built and learn about the incredible history of Puppet Theatre. We will introduce you to a world of extraordinary art that is found in every culture and on every continent.

For more information contact Mel at (513) 921-5965 ext 21 or

Birthday Parties

All Parties Include:

  • Programming led by puppet host/hostess
  • "Happy Birthday" sung by puppet
  • Puppet building - each child will create their own puppet masterpiece to take home!
  • Gift for birthday child
  • Clean up

Ages:     Children 2-10
Time:     10am and 2pm, Saturdays and Sundays
Cost:     $250 for 10 children
            $15 per additional child (limit 20 children)

To book a birthday party or for more information
call (513) 921-5965 ext. 21 or

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