Sunday, Oct 08, 2023 10:30a -
Repeats weekly

Puppet Showplace Theater
32 Station St
Brookline, MA 02445

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$16/general admission, $12.50/members, $3 per ticket with Card to Culture (WIC, EBT, ConnectorCare)

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Cardboard Explosion! by Paper Heart Puppets

Join Brad Shur, beloved former resident artist of Puppet Showplace, on a choose-your-own-adventure featuring cardboard creations assembled before your very eyes! Save the cardboard city from a giant baby, help a cardboard hero confront a dragon, and stretch your imagination in this audience participation romp through the wonderful world of cardboard!

Recommended for ages 5+


Sat Sep 30 | 10:30 am & 1:00 pm

Sun Oct 1 | 10:30 am & 1:00 pm

Sat Oct 7 | 10:30 am & 1:00 pm

Sun Oct 8 | 10:30 am & 1:00 pm

Tickets are $16/general admission, $12.50/members, $3 per ticket with Card to Culture (WIC, EBT, ConnectorCare), and are available on our website, over the phone, or at our Box Office. 

Advance reservations are suggested. 

Tickets are required for all children over 12 months of age and all adult attendees.

About the Artist:

Puppeteer, puppet builder, and arts educator Brad Shur is the founder and lead artist of Paper Heart Puppets. Brad began performing as a student at the Rhode Island School of Design. While earning a degree in film, he was a regular performer at late night puppet slams and with Big Nazo Puppets. Brad went on to tour nationally with Wood and String Puppet Theatre and Vermont Puppetree. As a freelance puppet builder he created puppets for American Idol, Dolly Parton’s Dollywood amusement park and many theaters and other performers. In 2009, he became the Resident Artist at Puppet Showplace Theater in Brookline, Massachusetts, where he served as the lead teaching artist and touring puppeteer for eight years. During that time, Brad developed six original shows and revived several classic shows created by Paul Vincent Davis.

Contact the Box Office:

617-731-6400 x 101

[email protected]

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