New Hampshire
Profile Type: Artist
Artist
PERRY ALLEY THEATRE

Andrew and Bonnie Periale (Perry Alley Theatre) have been bringing exciting, imaginative theater to audiences for thirty years. Their original retelling of such favorites as Tom Thumb, Snow White, and The Princess and the Pea using puppets, masks and music have made them an audience favorite throughout the USA.

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Opening sequence, for school and familiy audiences

I Have Worked With

  • October 2016

    Performed our "Puss in Boots" 6 times in 3 days--Oct. 8, 9 and 10 at the Puppet Showplace Theater in Brookline, MA.

  • September 2016

    Performed "Mano-a-Monolog" at the Northeast/Mid-Atlantic Regional Festival of the Puppeteers of America, Kerhonksen, NY, September 9-11, 2016. I also taught a 2-day workshop on "water puppetry," and was commissioned to create a new, short performance. It was called "They're Coming," and was presented on the opening night of the festival.

  • June 2016

    Perry Alley Theater was a creative partiner in an OperaHub production or the Spanish language opera production of "El Gato con Botas" (Puss in Boots) along with Puppet Showplace artistic director Roxanne Myhrum and the Boston Conservatory opera program. Perry Alley's Andrew Periale designed and built the sets for this production, which will be re-used in the Boston Conservatories production of the opera in the Spring of 2016. Andrew was also a puppetry consultant on the project.

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Contact Information

First Name: 
Andrew
Job Title/Position: 
Director
Fax: 
603-664-2991
Mailing Address: 
PO Box 252
Strafford, NH 03884
Physical Address: 
56 Woodland Drive
Strafford, NH 03884
Last Name: 
Periale
Phone: 
603-664-2991

About

Profile Type: 
Artist
Primary Discipline: 
Theater - Puppet
Year Founded: 
1986
Populations Served: 
Adults
Families
General Public
School Groups
Institution/Business Type: 
Performing Groups
Activities and Services: 
Arts Criticism / Journalism
Performance / Concert / Reading
Residency - Community
Residency - In School
Writing Services
Workshops / Demonstrations / Master Class
Events Per Year: 
32
Seasons Active: 
Spring
Summer
Fall
Winter
Geographic Reach: 
National

Affiliations and Accomplishments

Professional Associations: 
Union International de la Marionnette (USA)
Puppeteers of America
Awards: 
Emmy (nomination)
Jim henson Fellowship Grant (3)
UNIMA Citation for Excellence in the Art of Puppetry (3)
The George W. Latshaw Award (writing/Editing)
The Paul Vincent Davis Award (artistry/mentorship)
Spotlight Award (Best Director, 2012)
The Parent's Choice Award (designers, The Velcro Puppet Playhouse)
I am on the following State Arts Agency Roster(s): 
New Hampshire Education Roster

Accessibility of Services

Access accommodations for people who are Deaf and hard-of-hearing
We are accustomed to wearing transmitters for the hearing impaired, or having our shows interpreted for the deaf.

I am a Touring Artist

I am NEST eligible
Technical Requirements: 
performance area with standard outlets
Fee Range Minimum: 
$300
Fee Range Maximum: 
$1,200
State of Residence: 
New Hampshire
Minimum Number of Performers: 
1
Maximum Number of Performers: 
4

I am a Teaching Artist

Subject Areas: 
Theater
Ages Served: 
Elementary School-age
Middle School-age
High School-age
Certifications / Training: 
BA Theater
Fee Range Minimum: 
$250
Fee Range Maximum: 
$450