It is the goal of Adam Swartz Puppets
  • To entertain and educate as many people as possible.

  • To coordinate our efforts with as many like-minded people as possible.

  • To make the world a better place: safer, kinder, more understanding, more accepting, cleaner, happier, more thoughtful and creative. 

That about sums it up!

Save the Dates!

  • NEW Events in December:

Live performance at the Bellefonte Victorian  Christmas December 12, 11am & 1pm

"A Christmas Carol" Streaming Video Performance, December 18 @ 7pm, December 19 @ 2pm. Suggested Donation $10 / individual, $20 / household. Stay tuned for more info!

"HappyNewSocks!" virtual puppetry workshops, December 29 @ 7pm & December 30 @ 2pm. Register by December 14

"The Legend of the Unicorn" virtual interactive story with Middle Earth Studios, December 31 @ 1pm.  A State College First Night tradition, online for the first time! Register by December 24. 


  • "Marley was dead to begin with..." But you can't keep a bad puppet down! Contact us to book a virtual, video, or socially distant performance of our interactive adaptation of Charles Dickens's "A Christmas Carol." 

  • Summer camp 2020 was different, but awesome. Registration for 2021 will open in February!

  • Collaborative Summer Library Program 2021: We're proud to present a brand new Joe Flashlight mystery, "Joe Flashlight: CSI (Creature Story Investigators." Check out the "Kids' Puppet News" video below for more info!

Kids' Puppet News: Interview with

Joe Flashlight & Alice the Fox

A library patron made his own "Bucket" puppet! What a pair!

New! Puppet Playdates! Tired of virtually hanging out with the same old people? Connect with some puppet friends for a truly unique and interactive screen experience!

Stuck at home? So are we! Check out this video we made with a script from our friend Luke. Contact us to share your own script ideas for short videos we can make and share. You can see more videos on our YouTube page!
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Looking for a unique internship, volunteer opportunity, learning enrichment or independent study experience?  High school or college students interested in visual art, performance, and working with children, please contact us to learn more.  

Sponsorship Opportunities

Calling all organizations and individuals interested in a unique opportunity to support the arts in Central Pennsylvania! Learn about how you can contribute here  (and what's in it for you!)

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