Punch and Judy: Classic Hand Puppet Show

December 28, 2013
The classic puppet show, Punch and Judy, performed by Amy Trompeter in a garden in Willow, NY.

Shadow Theater in China by Bread and Puppet and Chinese Theater Works

June 30, 2012
A collaboration between Chinese Theater Works production "Songs from the Yellow Earth" at a performance in Cengdu, Szechuan.

Gary Friedman made a video of the Bread and Puppet/Chinese Theater Works production "Songs from the Yellow Earth" at a performance in Chengdu, Szechuan… It's the first time B&P has ever done a shadow puppet show… Shadow tech by Stephen Kaplin.


The Red Wind Theater's short song

May 23, 2012
Chuck Meese of the Red Wing Theater passed away today.

Chuck Meese was a musician, artist and a marvelously inventive actor.

He had his own traveling theater and performed in many schools and fairs, often with his sons Cavan and/or Jan.  Every summer he would perform at the Bread and Puppet Theater. His guitar playing and crankie stories are legendary. He had been ill for a long time and passed away on Sunday, May 20, 2012.

Como Acabar Con El Mal: How to End Evil

March 23, 2012
How to End Evil is a self-organized international gathering of creative activism, organized in Barcelona.

For a kit to fight evil:


Guerrilla Theater in Support of Palestine

December 22, 2011
Brides protest the sales of products made on Palestinian land in a lively "flash mob".

Flash mob, brides and all, boycott AHAVA and SodaStream at a Bed Bath and Beyond store in Marin County, CA Words to music by Jane Jewell and

Bread and Puppet Theater's Carrot Stilt Act

December 5, 2011
The Bread and Puppet Theater has a Christmas show every year in NYC- this year it is a carrot theme.

Man = Carrot: the Bread and Puppet's 2011 Circus

August 25, 2011
Bread & Puppet Theater since 1962- each summer, every weekend a circus is created. This was on August 22, 2011.

The opening act of kids on stilts as windmills.



The carrot act: the theme of the circus: Man = Carrot