Puppet Theaters

Portable or mobile structures designed for the presentation of puppet shows.

Quick Facts

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3147
Names
puppet theaters American English
puppet theater American English
marionette theaters American English
puppet stages American English
theaters, puppet American English
puppet theatres British English
puppet theatre British English
marionette theatres British English
theatres, puppet British English
poppenkasten Dutch
poppenkast Dutch
poppentheater Dutch
poppentheaters Dutch
théâtres de marionnettes French
théâtre de marionnettes French
teatro de marionetas Spanish
teatros de marionetas Spanish

More Definitions

Portable or mobile structures designed for the presentation of puppet shows. For toys consisting of two-dimensional representations of characters from popular plays, together with some or all of scenery, props, stage or proscenium, printed on sheets of paper and designed to be cut out, mounted on stiff backing, and used for performances in a miniature theater, see "toy theatres." For three-dimensional representations of theater buildings or of theater spaces such as stage and proscenium, whether used in performances or simply as models, see "miniature theaters."

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300007143. The J. Paul Getty Trust.