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Puppeteers of America Regional Puppet Festival: The Melchior Marionettes
Saturday, July 26 |12:15PM-1:15pm
The Melchior Marionettes will perform a cabaret style variety show using three generations of marionette creations. This troupe was started by Erica Melchior in the early 1950’s and continues to this day to entertain audiences in the Midwest and abroad. Each half-life sized marionette will be performed by second, third and fourth generations of The Melchior Marionettes. For more information about the complete festival, click here.