puppet show


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pup′pet show`


n.
an entertainment in which the performers are puppets. Also called pup′pet play`.
[1640–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.puppet show - a show in which the actors are puppetspuppet show - a show in which the actors are puppets
show - a social event involving a public performance or entertainment; "they wanted to see some of the shows on Broadway"
Translations

puppet show

nspettacolo di burattini (or di marionette)
References in classic literature ?
The old prince seemed convinced not only that all the men of the day were mere babies who did not know the A B C of war or of politics, and that Bonaparte was an insignificant little Frenchy, successful only because there were no longer any Potemkins or Suvorovs left to oppose him; but he was also convinced that there were no political difficulties in Europe and no real war, but only a sort of puppet show at which the men of the day were playing, pretending to do something real.
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The puppet show mainly uses marionettes (hanging wire puppets), known to be an extensive stage performing arts using hand and rod puppets, and dolls altogether.
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The puppet show, which has come under fire in recent years for its trivialisation of domestic violence, has been banned by some councils across the UK.
Further entertainment was provided by Colne Valley Music School, cheerleaders and a Punch and Judy puppet show.
A PUPPET show in a historic church will bring to life a 1,000-year-old story at a special heritage event.
The pair hosts birthday parties and field trips from schools, occasional Friday night concerts, storytelling, and hope to put their traveling puppet show on the road next spring.
With the hope of bringing together Kamaishi City community and filling the theater with the children's laughter, in March 2014, Sompo Japan and Nipponkoa performed a puppet show in Kamaishi City in partnership with the Aichi Puppetry Center and the Akkerakan Puppet Theater Troupe,* which performs shows in Himawari Hall.
A typical puppet show lasts approximately 45 minutes followed by a 15-min question-and-answer period.
Kids can watch a puppet show and have a chance to will a lot of goodies.