Allan Martin, Chair of the Board of Directors for Puppets up! International Puppet Festival is delighted to announce that Puppets Up! has just received an Ontario Arts Presenters grant in the amount of $9,500. This funding from the Ontario Arts Council is a very welcome start to the puppet festival’s fundraising campaign for this year.
The roster of the 2015 international puppet troupes that will be coming to Almonte for the August 7, 8 & 9th festival will be announced very soon. Puppets Up! is adding a third day (Friday) for this year.