Wednesday, December 14, 2011

Off to The Detroit Institute of Arts!

It's becoming a Grey Seal Puppets' holiday tradition!  This will be the third consecutive year that we will perform at the amazing Detroit Institute of Arts for three days after Christmas!  Come join us for "Tangle of Tales" on December 26-28 at 2:00PM!  For more information, check out the DIA's website: http://www.dia.org/calendar/event.aspx?id=2828&iid=

AND!  Stick around!  After we leave, our good buddy Mr. Hobey Ford will arrive for performances of his fantastic show, "Animalia!"    Hobey's show runs Dec. 29-31!http://www.dia.org/calendar/event.aspx?id=2934&iid=

Thursday, October 27, 2011

Grey Seal Puppets with the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra this Saturday!

We are so jazzed to be guest of the super-awesome Charlotte Symphony Orchestra this Saturday, October 29 at 11:00am,  Blumenthal Performing Arts Center!  Come join us as the Symphony performs some amazing pieces while "The Professor" seeks to create his ultimate monster, "The Phantom of the Lollipop!  Except he has a few trials and tribulations along the way!  Ticket info at the Symphony website, http://www.blumenthalarts.org/default.asp?blumenthal=59&objId=2819

Monday, October 24, 2011

Making A Mascot!

Check out this wonderful piece on Charlotte Viewpoint by producer Donald Devet.  It chronicles our mascot character design and construction process:  http://vimeo.com/30922194

Saturday, October 1, 2011

On to Detroit!

We'll be at The Detroit Institute of Arts tomorrow, Oct. 2 at 2:00pm for a performance of Salsa Cinderella!  http://www.dia.org/calendar/event.aspx?id=2858&iid=

Friday, September 30, 2011

Salsa Cinderella at The Abbey Theatre in Dublin, Ohio!

We are looking forward to our performance tomorrow, Oct. 1 at 11:00am at the super-cool Abbey Theatre in Dublin, Ohio!  Come join us!  http://dublin.oh.us/recreation/dcrc/brochure/fall/files/assets/downloads/page0010.pdf

Thursday, September 29, 2011

Foothills Arts Council Performances!

We've had a great time performing with the Foothills Arts Council this week!  Check out the awesome performance photos that Leighanne Wright posted at the Foothills Arts Council site!  Fantastic folks and awesome students in Jonesville, Boonville and Elkin!  Thanks for having us!  http://foothillsartscouncil.org/grey-seal-puppets

Monday, September 26, 2011

Monday, August 29, 2011

Super Cool Project with Carolina Voices' Singing Christmas Tree!

Also a super cool way to help fund it!  Check this out! 

http://power2give.org/charlotte/Project/Detail?projectId=177

Monday, August 22, 2011

Grey Seal Puppets Wins Award from Arts a la Mode!

Many thanks to Charlotte's own super cool "Arts a la Mode" for giving us one of their annual awards!   http://artsalamode.com/AALM_Spotlight_TheatreAwards11.html

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

Grey Seal Puppets in Vero Beach, Florida for Spring Fiesta!

We are excited to  return to Riverside Children's Theatre in Vero Beach, Florida for a performance of "Salsa Cindrella" this Saturday, May 21, at 11:00am!  Check out all the activities here:  http://www.riversidetheatre.com/rct_show_SpringFiesta.php

Tuesday, May 3, 2011

Grey Seal Puppets at North Charleston Arts Festival

We are excited to return to the North Charleston Arts  Festival on May 4 at 11:00AM  for a performance of Tangle of Tales!  Check out all the cool performances at http://www.northcharleston.org/visitors/events/artsFestival.aspx

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Cashore Marionettes in York County!

The super cool, super awesome Cashore Marionettes are coming to our area!  Don't miss them!  The performance is spectacular!
http://www.yorkcountyarts.org/index.php?option=com_jcalpro&Itemid=7&extmode=view&extid=627185&tmpl=component

Wednesday, February 23, 2011

Grey Seal Puppets at The Puppet Co. Puppetry Slam!

Here's Drew on stage at the awesome Puppet Co. Puppetry Slam performing "Rumpelstiltskin Revisited."  Eric Brooks curated an awesome night of puppets for grownups!  Hooray for all the awesome folks at The Puppet Co. in Glen Echo, Md!  Photo by Bruce Douglas.



Tuesday, February 8, 2011

Grey Seal at The McLean Community Center, McLean, Virginia!

We are excited to return to McLean, Virginia this Saturday, February 12,  for a 1:30 performance of Tangle of Tales!
Kathleen Herr at the McLean Community Center is a great advocate for puppetry and we appreciate her and everyone at the Center for their continued support.  We're excited to see our friends Heidi and Sam  of Barefoot Puppets who will be performing there too!  For more information on this day of puppetry go to
 http://www.mcleancenter.org/kids-teens/childrens-events.asp#puppetry_festival and we hope to see you there!

Monday, February 7, 2011

The Puppet Co. Playhouse Puppetry Slam this Friday, 2/11/11!

We are jazzed to be a part of The Puppet Co. Playhouse Puppetry Slam this Friday!  Check it out at http://www.thepuppetco.org/schedule/slam/

Tuesday, January 25, 2011

Calling All Foam Bookers!

If you use "The Foam Book" to create your puppets and have a hard time finding the 3M Spray Adhesive #74, here's a great source for it and all of the 3M spray adhesives.  Order it today and you'll have it tomorrow!  And you can order just about anything else you  need too.  Check  it out
http://www.mcmaster.com/#3m-spray-adhesives/=aqu05j