469-442-1919                   Le Theatre de Marionette

TOURING SHOWS

Touring Shows Catalog


Everyone Loves Marionettes. We Bring the Show To You.

For multi-show/multi-day events, please submit a quote request for fastest response.

Are you a 501c-3 Non-Profit*?  Please submit a show query to receive a pricing catalog with supplement funding information.   Scheduling Tip: Holiday and Summer shows book early.

Ask us about combo programs with workshops or other puppetry demonstrations.

Touring Programs Office |  Irving, Texas | 469-442-1925 x 4

Got a Question?  Email me at kent@letheatredemarionette.com

*Funding Assistance is available for 501c-3 organizations through Texas Commission of the Arts.

Kent Williams

Director of Touring and Education




 

Level I - Cabaret Style Shows

Style Length Availability Fee
Silly Strings Open Stage Marionette 30 Minutes Year Round $595
Hansel & Gretel Open Stage Marionette 35 Minutes Year Round $595
Carnival of the Animals Open Stage Marionette 35 Minutes Year Round $595
NEW  Bug Crazy  Open Stage Marionette 35 Minutes Year Round $595
Pinocchio Open Stage Marionette 45 Minutes Year Round $895

The Wizard of Oz | Cabaret Version

Open Stage Marionette 45 Minutes Year Round $895

NEW  Star Warp

Open Stage Marionette 35 Minutes Year Round $1000

NEW  Happily Ever After (April 2017)

Open Stage Marionette 35 Minutes Year Round $1000

Level II Bridge Shows

Style Length Availability Fee
Jack & the Beanstalk Touring Bridge  1 HR  Year Round $2500
The Little Mermaid Touring Bridge 1 HR Year Round $2500

The Wizard of Oz | Stage Show

Touring Bridge 1 HR Year Round $2500

Cinderella

Touring Bridge 1 HR Year Round $2500

Level III Bridge Stage Show

Style Length Availability Fee
Peter Pan  2018 National Touring Show 1 HR Contact Booking Office $5,000
Sleeping Beauty 2017 National Touring Show 1 HR Contact Booking Office $5,000

Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp 2019

National Touring Show 1 HR Contact Booking Office $5,000
Holiday Shows Style Length Availability Fee
Peppermint Twist Open Stage Marionette 25 Minutes November - December $595
NorthPole Texas Open Stage Marionette 30 Minutes November - December $795
Holly Jolly Christmas Open Stage Marionette 35 Minutes November - December $995
Twas the Night Before Christmas Touring Bridge Level II 1 Hr BOOKED 2017
Winter Wonderland Touring Bridge Level II 1 Hr November - January $3500

The Little Drummer Boy (Stage Show)

featuring the Marionette Nativity Scene

Touring Bridge Level III 1 Hr November - December $5000

The Nutcracker 2019

Touring Bridge Level III 1 Hr November - December TBD

Level I Cabaret Style Shows

Stage Factors: Puppeteers are visible and the marionettes have short strings.

Marionettes are performed on same level as puppeteers.  Shows allow for ease of set-up and ample audience interaction..

Level II Bridge Show

Stage Factors:  Puppeteers are hidden from view and marionettes are performed from a raised scaffold.

Scenery, lighting and staging used to propel the story narrative. Shows are designed as a full theatrical experience.  Most engagements would include a multi show day or multi-day show run.

Level III Bridge Show

Stage Factors:  This is a large scale touring structure where the puppeteers are hidden.  Designed for large auditoriums.

Marionettes are performed from a steel superstructure with operating scenic elements including drops, lighting, stage curtains and raised performance structure. Puppeteers are completely hidden from audience view. Shows are designed to perform in repetition over multiple days.

Stage Requirements:  Performance area requirements are usual flexible. Performance space minimum is 10' x 10' with additional side or back area for equipment storage. Drapes and sound system provided. Minimum set-up and strike required.  120 VAC electrical outlet needed for sound. Lighting provided as needed.

Designed for:  private functions, schools, libraries, day cares, festivals, retail environments, corporate events, city events, and other cultural or art events.Outdoor events must be disclosed at time of reservation request.

Above Photo: Pinocchio. Cabaret Shows feature the puppeteer on the same performance plane as the marionettes. Scenic and prop elements may be used to propel the story to create a thematic element.

Stage Requirements:    Indoor and controlled space required.  Staging height required is 24' wide x 14' height x 15' depth.  Drapes, lighting and sound system provided. Set up requires (4)  hour & 2 hours to strike. (2) dedicated 120 VAC electrical outlets needed for sound and lighting package. 

Designed for: most mid sized venues, private functions, existing live theaters or performance venues with seating capacity of 300-1000, corporate events, city-sponsored events, large venue spaces, or other cultural performance assembly halls.

Above Photo: Jack in the Beanstalk.  Level II bridge shows feature a raised support structure and fixed scenic elements and controlled lighting.  The puppeteers are masked from the viewing audience with curtainsand stage elements.

Stage Requirements:    Indoor and controlled space required.  Staging height required is 24' wide x 16' height x 18' depth.  Drapes, lighting and sound system provided. Set up requires (24)  hours & (4) hours to strike. (3) dedicated 120 VAC electrical outlets needed for sound and lighting package. 

Designed for:   Existing live theaters or performance venues with seating capacity of 300-1500, corporate events, city-sponsored events, large venue assembly halls, convention center or or other similar cultural performance arenas

Above File Photo of Extensive Bridge Show. Levell III bridge shows utilize raised structure support scaffold, scenery, theatrical lighting and operational flyrail system.  These complex but portable stage systems allow for larger scale shows to be presented to larger audiences.