The 15th Annual National Day of Puppetry was celebrated at Westbeth Community Room, Saturday, April 19, 2014.
 
Performers: Brian T. Carson, MC and his dog puppet, who read an updated version of “Goldilocks and the Three Bears,” assisted by Elise Handelman-Nathanson; Vicky Cosgrove with a finger puppet version of “Punch and Judy Go Green;” Marshall Katzman with hand puppet
versions of “Little Red Riding Hood” and “The Frog Prince’’;” Bernice Silver with selections from her “Hootenanny Songbook,” accompanied by puppets.
Marshall Katzman was Tech Coordinator, Lois Corwin, Tech Associate. Peter Lewis, Event Coordinator; Cecil Lim, Photographer.
 
Guild Members Nick Curto, Liz Gewirtzman, Kate McCormick, Bob Nathanson and Harry Rainbow attended.Guests were Diana Cosgrove, Jane Endler and Beryl Goldberg.image

Brian T. Carson and Elise Handleman

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About PGOGNY

Founded by Lea Wallace and a group of local NYC puppeteers in 1962, The Puppetry Guild of Greater New York was incorporated as a New York State non-profit organization in 1965.


We became a chartered Guild of Puppeteers of America in 1966. PGOGNY is an association of professional and amateur puppeteers, performers, artists and craftspeople. We welcome new Members.