Cancelled: Puppeteering Camp


Registrations for this workshop are now closed.

Ali J. Eisner
Monday to Friday, August 16 – August 20, 2021
10:00am – 4:00pm

Have you ever wondered how a puppeteer makes a puppet come to life? This course, for youth ages 10 – 12, guides students in learning how to puppeteer for stage and screen. Learn the fundamental basics of Puppet manipulation, developing characters, and using a monitor. Training focuses on storytelling, developing improvisation skills and creating voices/characters to let your “inner puppeteer” out to meet the world. A variety of puppets will be provided — all you need is imagination!

See you there, Puppeteers!

Students should bring: (sketchbooks will be provided)

  • Comfortable clothing
  • Water bottle
  • Snack
  • Lunch
  • Sunscreen


This workshop is full.

Ali J. Eisner

Ali J. Eisner has worked extensively both in front of and behind the camera for more than two decades as a Director, Creative Producer, Writer, On-Air Puppeteer & Composer. 2019 Juno Award winning and 3 time Gemini Award nominee has created and starred in network programs for CBC, TV Ontario, YTV, FOX, Disney, Nickelodeon and NBC. Highlights include extensive creative work with Canadian musicians, collaborating in a wide range of mediums. Ali’s goal is to educate and entertain kids and adults in hopes that we can all be ourselves, together.


This workshop is full.