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Columbia Marionette Theatre

Columbia Marionette Theatre

Capital City & Lake Murray Country

Capital City & Lake Murray Country

As one of the premiere children's theatres in the state, our mission is to entertain and educate children and their families throughout South Carolina with the long-standing tradition and artistry of marionette puppetry. The theatre can accommodate as many as 250 children and adults per performance and is completely accessible to the physically challenged. Puppets, ranging from The Little Mermaid at 12 inches to Aladdin's Genie at close to 5 feet, appear on a 30-foot stage. All productions are created entirely in house -- the script is written, the puppets are made, the soundtrack is recorded and the sets are painted. With 4 full time staff members, each production takes several months to create from start to finish. Productions range from folk tales and fairy tales and classic stories, to science and historical fiction.
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Columbia
Midlands
401 Laurel ST,
Columbia, SC 29201
(803) 252-7366
Info & Amenities
Location
From I-20: Take exit 64A (I-26 to Charleston). Follow I-126/Highway 76 to Columbia. The road will spilt -- take the Huger Street ramp. Turn right at the first stoplight onto Laurel Street. The theatre will be on the right. From I-77: Follow I-277 to Col
Admission
$5 per person (children under two are free).
Checks Accepted
Yes
Days and Hours of Operation
Performances are every Saturday at 11am and 3pm (excluding major holidays) and the third Monday of each month at 10am.
Visa/Master Card
Yes
American Express Card
Yes
Motorcoach Parking
Yes