Heritage Days Events At Jamesport
Date 2013/9/25 9:48:53 | Topic: News
|Among the features at Heritage Day at Jamesport this Saturday will be puppet shows by Peter Allen of Jamesport. |
Several Punch and Judy hand puppet shows are to be performed in downtown Jamesport during the day. There are no specific times.
Presenters of Punch and Judy puppet shows are known as professors. Allen performed the show in British Columbia, Canada for 3 weeks last year. He's to present the show
next month in North Carolina. This Saturday is the first time for Punch and Judy to be presented at Jamesport. Allen has performed as part of Parasol Puppets throughout the Midwest for several years. He's also been co-director of Puppetfest Midwest 10 years.
Heritage Day at Jamesport this Saturday includes craft vendors, lost arts demonstrations such as candle dipping, pottery making, spinning, and weaving—among others.
Entertainment includes performances by the Missouri Town Dancers at 10:30 and 2
o'clock. The old time string music group "D strings" also entertain.