Puppet Storytelling


Monday, August 7 – Thursday, August 10
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM


Old Art Building


Lesley Tye



Please fill out the registration form at the time of payment. You will have several ways to pay.


Writer and theater artist Lesley Alicia Tye will guide students through creating stories and characters with puppets. Taking inspiration from the local landscape and legends, students will design and construct their own puppets from everyday materials, and devise a story to share with friends and family. Monday through Wednesday will be creative days. Thursday, students will present their puppets live on stage!

This is a 4-day class meeting Monday - Thursday.
Ages: 7 – 10

If you have a child under 7 or over 10 who is interested, please call the office to inquire before registering. 231-256-2131

Meet Lesley Tye

Lesley Alicia Tye teaches Screenwriting and Film Studies at Interlochen Center for the Arts. She has taught elementary and middle school theater classes both locally and in Los Angeles, and her children's play Three Unbelievably True Tales of Greek Mythology was produced in Colorado. She is also heavily involved in theater in the area, is co-founder and Artistic Director of the nonprofit Mashup Rock & Roll Musical, and has served on the Artistic Committee for the Old Town Playhouse.

© 2023 Old Art Building — Website by Taylormade / SteckDesign