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Max supervising work on NEW SL wing... John Durang Puppet Museum may not be fully open on Sat. But “Rumplestiltskin” will Spin straw into gold on Sat. @ 11 am.


Elsa supervising work on NEW SL wing... John Durang Puppet Museum may not be fully open on Sat. But “Rumplestiltskin” will Spin straw into gold on Sat. @ 11 am.


Work continues on the off-stage left wing space. Not sure if the John Durang Puppet Museum will be fully open this week but, “Rumplestiltskin” will spin straw into gold Sat. @ 11 am. TIXS & Info:


is spinning at the Lancaster Marionette Theatre
Opens Saturday May 4 - 25
Saturdays @ 11 AM
For Tickets & INFO:
or by calling (717) 394-8398

The tale begins when the miller brags to the king that his beautiful daughter can spin straw into gold. ...

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We are at 72% of reaching our goal! Thank you all who have supported the "ART" of the Marionette in Lancaster, PA.

5 DAYS left to reach our GOAL! "The Next Stage: ACT III" ends as "Rumplestiltskin" opens at LMT. Please consider making a donation so we can continue to spin straw into GOLD!

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"Here Comes Peter Cottontail"

Apr 7, 2019 – Apr 7, 2019

Beulah, the Easter egg laying chicken, co-stars with Peter Cottontail in this holiday musical. The cast includes Little BoPeep with her sheep and Sam, the Spider. Written by Artistic Director Robert Brock, it is performed with marionettes he created.

Back Stage Tour is included with your ticket ...

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a month ago
This was a really fun family outing. You want to come early enough for pre-show tour. He is a great performing and really engaging. I didn’t know what to expect, but would come back for future shows.
- Matt E
5 months ago
Such a unique experience! You have to see it to understand. Go see it!
- Jule A
8 months ago
An exquisite gem in the heart of Lancaster, this theater for both adults and children is at the highest levels of artistry. It's puppet museum is stunning, the shows are short but brilliant, and the visuals are unforgettable. Don't miss this Lancaster treasure!
- Lynn B

Art of the Marionette Is Alive & Well

Lancaster's Best Kept Secret... Many European cities have supported puppet theaters, but there are few resident theaters in the United States. It is said that puppetry is a dying art. Not so! The Lancaster Marionette  Theatre,  founded by Robert Brock in 1990, delights audiences of all ages with this ancient and unique art form.

Included FREE with your ticket, the John Durang Puppet Museum and Back Stage Tour 20 minutes prior to cutain.

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126 North Water Street
Lancaster, PA 17603
United States

Business Hours

Sat:10:30 – 11:00 AM
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