People are talking!

“The puppet show was absolutely fabulous!”
-Kirsten Schafer, The Walters Art Museum

“Our PTA has a limited budget to provide opportunities for the students to be exposed to the arts. The presentation by the Barefoot Puppet Theatre was money very well spent.”
-Yolanda Godges, Raleigh Court Elementary School Fine Arts Committee

“I loved the show! If I saw a shooting star I would wish for you to do more shows for the class!!!! I wish my family was here to watch.”  
-Jordan, 2nd Grade

“…the story line and the puppets themselves kept our Kindergarden through Fifth Grade audience’s attention from start to finish! We all really enjoyed it! The Question and Answer session provided after the performance was informative and well-run, as was the show itself.”
-Elizabeth Weber, PTO President for Courtland Elemntary PTO

“Galapagos George…was an entertaining blend of history, geography, science, and Latin cultrure told through your artful and engaging style of puppetry.”
-Diana Suarez Phillips, Coordinator of Youth Programs for the North Carolina Museum of Art

“The presentation is so seamless in the way it is written and delivered that the audience is sucked into the story. Bravo!”
-Teacher, Arlington Schools

“That was the best puppet show I ever saw!”
-Jordan, age 12

“…our audiences love [Heidi Rugg’s} engagint and memorable characters. We also like the ways in which she involves the audience in her shows. …Heidi understands that puppetry is often a child’s first introduction to the wonderful world of theatre…”
-Karen Larsen, Artistic Director for The Puppet Showplace Theatre in Boston


Barefoot Puppet Theater tours award-winning programs to theatres, schools, libraries, children's museums and more. Though we are based out of Richmond, VA, our self-contained productions tour across the country. No matter your location, Barefoot Puppet Theatre would be thrilled to perform for you! Contact us today!


P.O. Box 26366, Richmond, VA 23260 | 804. 358. 3377