Participants also should bring a sack lunch. There is a fridge in the opera house. Also, grownups: The coffee pot will be on!
Winter being what it is in Wisconsin, we have reserved Sat. Feb. 1 as a makeup day in case of nasty weather. But hey, maybe we've been through the worst of it, right?
If you and your child have taken this workshop before and want to do it again because you had SO MUCH FUN!, that is absolutely great. I think this will be the third winter that we have offered this workshop and also, I have presented it as a summer school offering in the Benton schools several times. It's always great to see what characters the kids come up with to turn into puppets. Sometimes kids bring a drawing of something they'd like to create. Other times, they have no clue and the puppet evolves as they work on it.
The character does need to be human or at least stand upright like a homo sapiens.