Virtual Field Trip Performances

The pandemic is currently making field trips and on-site assembly programs very difficult if not downright impossible.

Here’s a budget-friendly way to take your class on a virtual visit to Puppet Art’s Studio, enjoy a live-streamed puppet performance and then participate in a virtual studio tour to see how the show was created and performed.

To join in on the fun simply choose a date and show from the list below, click on the “reserve your spot” button to register your class. (See Frequently Asked Questions.)


Virtual Field Trip, Three Little Pigs – September 29, 2022 – 10am PST

Three Pigs strike out on their own looking to have fun and adventures. But first, they must build houses for themselves. Straw, sticks, bricks and a huffing, puffing Big Bad Wolf add up to hilarity and mayhem in this adaptation of the classic story “The Three Little Pigs.” A combination of live puppetry with simple animations and digital graphics make for an engaging virtual experience.

After the show, stick around for a behind the scenes look at the show and participate in a live Q&A with the performer.

Date: September 29, 2022

Time: 10am PST

Suggested Grades: TK-3rd

Cost: $25 (per class/device)

Registration Required

 

A “Halloweeny” version of this classic tale. The boy is bored watching his lamb while waiting to go trick or treating. He decides to play an early trick by activating his dad’s wolf alarm, the “Wolf Alert 3000.” Tricking his dad is all fun and games until a real wolf shows up. The Wolf plays some tricks of his own while trying to make the lamb his treat. Will the audience help the boy escape from the wolf and save poor Lamby? Find out in “The Boy Who Cried Wolf.”

After the show stick around for a behind the scenes look at the show and participate in a live Q&A with the performer.

Date: October 28, 2022

Time: 10am PST

Duration: Approximately 45 minutes

Suggested Grades: TK-3rd

Cost: $25 (per class or device)

Registration Required

Virtual Field Trip, Tommy’s Space Adventure – November 16, 2022 – 10am PST

Tommy loves books about outer space and space aliens. His greatest wish is to someday meet a real, live space alien. Little did Tommy know, his wish was about to come true. Zeenon the Space Alien travels millions of light years to meet interesting earlings like Tommy. Mad scientist, Dr. Lost N. Space is also interested in space aliens…interested in selling them for millions of dollars! Will Tommy save his new found friend from the evil plans of Dr. Lost N. Space? Find out in “Tommy’s Space Adventure. ” Live and and rod puppetry coupled with digital special effects and graphics make for an unforgettable virtual theatrical experience.

Stay after the performance to see a behind the scenes look and the show and participate in a live Q&A with the performer.

Date: November 16, 2022

Time: 10am PST

Suggested Grades: TK-3rd

Cost: $25 (per class/device)

Registration Required

FAQ

Is there a fee for the virtual field trips?

Yes, the fee is listed under each event. The fee is for each device viewing the presentation. (Occasionally we may offer a free field trip.)

 

What internet security measures will be in place?

In Zoom Webinar participants cannot turn their video or audio so you will only ever hear and see the performers during the event. Chat is also disabled.

Can we have more than one class view the show for a single fee?

Yes. The fee is per device. You are welcome to gather multiple classes together and view on one device.

How do we pay?

You pay via credit card when you register on the Zoom website. If your school secretary, PTA rep. or principal is registering your class please make sure they register with your email so you’ll get the link to the virtual show.

Are the programs recorded?

Yes, however, only the performance will be recorded, the students are never recorded.

How do you suggest we view the performance?

We recommend using external speakers facing the students and setting up the presenter on a projector or a large monitor attached to your connecting device. The program will be broadcast over Zoom Webinar in High Definition.

How can our class participate in the Q&A?

The Q&A feature in Zoom Webinar will be active during the session. Teachers can enter their students’ questions in the Q&A feature.

How many classes will be viewing the program?

We have room for 500 classrooms per field trip. Fortunately, Zoom Webinar allows everyone to have a front row seat.

Our class can’t use Zoom. Can we use another platform?

Not for these virtual field trip dates. We can book a performance specifically for your school or class on other platforms. Please Contact Us to schedule a performance specifically for your school or class.

We missed our field trip date that we registered for. Can we see a recording?

Yes! That’s why we record the performance, just in case. Contact Us for a link to the missed field trip.

Please Contact Us with any additional questions.