Connecticut
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
Nappy's Puppets

Featured on the award-winning PBS show 'Between the Lions', Nappy's Puppets offers a variety of educational and entertaining possibilities. Offering four shows; Father Goose's Tales, Jack and the Beanstalk, Shadows around the World and Sing-A-Long with Nappy's Puppets as well as numerous hands on workshops, there is something for students of all ages.

Additional Links: 
Good Night Monkeys.... Sleep tight Monkeys.... and Don't jump on the bed. Filmed at the 2007 National Puppetry Festival. Thanks to PBC productions. This performance was presented for about 350 adults.... laughing like big kids.
A little Spooky Halloween fun....

I Have Worked With

  • March 2019

    Was part of a four day residency at the Puppet Showplace theater, perfroming family, birthday party and field trip performances

  • February 2019

    Presented a seris of family performances over February vaction.

  • November 2018

    Presented a Family performance, a lecture demo and shadow puppet making workshop for famiy audiences and after school students

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Jim
Job Title/Position: 
Entertiner
Mailing Address: 
59 Park Rd
Hamden, CT 06517
Physical Address: 
59 Park Rd
Hamden, CT 06517
Last Name: 
Napolitano
Phone: 
203-824-0615

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Theater - Puppet
Additional Disciplines: 
Humanities - Science
Literary Arts - Spoken Word
Music - Children's
Theater - Puppet
Theater - Storytelling
Year Founded: 
1993
Populations Served: 
Adults
Elders
Families
General Public
School Groups
Institution/Business Type: 
Performing Groups
Activities and Services: 
Arts Instruction / Lessons
Creation of a Work of Art (Including Commissions)
Performance / Concert / Reading
Residency - In School
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class
Events Per Year: 
150
Seasons Active: 
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Geographic Reach: 
Town / City
County
Multi-County Region
State
Multi-State Region
National
International

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Awards: 
Puppeteers Of America Regional Service Award-2004

I am a Touring Artist

I am NEST eligible
Technical Requirements: 
Indoors, use of electricity. I can accomidate and audience of 300. Show times can vary from 30-60 minutes to fit your schedule. Space requirements: 7 feet high, by 7 feet wide by 7 feet deep.
Fee Range Minimum: 
$300
Fee Range Maximum: 
$700
State of Residence: 
Connecticut
Minimum Number of Performers: 
1
Maximum Number of Performers: 
1

I am a Teaching Artist

Teaching Settings: 
Afterschool Program
Community Site / Center
School / University
Subject Areas: 
Arts Integration - English Language / Literacy
Arts Integration - History and Social Science
Arts Integration - Science / Technology / Engineering
Theater
Ages Served: 
Elementary School-age
College-Age
Adults
Fee Range Minimum: 
$200
Fee Range Maximum: 
$350