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Austin Puppet Incident 2014

August 22 & 23 @ 8pm & 10pm
Salvage Vanguard Theater (map)


$12 general admission
$10 student/senior/group
Available online here

Hilarious, lyrical, horrifying, inventive! The fourth annual Austin Puppet Incident is an evening of short puppet works by local and national puppet artists.

Two nights only: The Austin Puppet Incident is a joint creation of Glass Half Full Theatre and Trouble Puppet Theater Company, presenting the work of local and national puppet artists on the Austin stage.

This year’s puppet slam includes lyrical shadow puppetry, a little horror, a piece from Gulliver's Travels, twisted fairy tales, The Worst Day Ever, and more!

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Austin Puppet Incident

Austin Puppet Incident

August 22 — 23

Hilarious, heartbreaking, eerie, inventive: An evening of short puppet works co-curated by Glass Half Full Theatre.

Get into Trouble

September 26

Our annual themed party, with food, drink, and entertainment galore

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde

October 30–November 23

Scary! Spooky! Delightful!

Halloween Costume Party

October 31

Come in costume or not; enjoy food, drinks, and spooky hijinks!

To all our sponsors, supporters and volunteers for the 2013 Get into Trouble. Email kathryn@troublepuppet.com to sponsor or donate for GIT 2014.

Thank you, everyone, for making our annual party so much fun! Special thanks to: Datri Bean, Justin Sherburn Steve Bernal, and Adam Sultan for performing; to Eponymous Garden for our raffle's grand prize; to Counter Culture and Chef Sandy Bowie for the food; and to all the volunteers and donors.

Photo booth album here. Candids and performance photos here.

See more on our supporters page.


  Cruel Circus Ringtones

Cruel Circus ringtones ("Hiiiiiiiiiiii!" "Popcorn," "Ow ow ow" etc.) now available (for free)!

iPhone: Click here to download. Uncompress the zip file, then take the extracted folder and drop it in iTunes.

Android/Google Phones : Click here to download, then follow the instructions here to add them to your phone.

Windows Phone: Click here to download, then follow the instructions here to add them to your phone.

  Music For Puppets

Trouble Puppet's Resident Composer, Justin Sherburn, has released a new CD. Music for Puppets is now available! The CD features music composed by Sherburn for Trouble Puppet shows including Frankenstein, The Jungle and Riddley Walker.

To purchase please click on the link below.

Montopolis Music