Smithsonian Discovery Theater -Washington DC, The National Theater Family Series* -DC, Pennsylvania State Museum*, Allentown Art Museum-PA, Long Beach Island Arts Family Series* -NJ, Garden State Discovery Museum, Northern Virginia Fine Arts Series, Slayton House Children’s Series* –MD, Discovery Project –NJ, Lively Arts for Little Ones -MD*, Old Town Theater -VA, College of Southern MD Art Series, Leesburg Garden Festival -VA, Artscape* –MD, Hershey Convention Center* -PA, Chesapeake Railroad Museum-MD, Gathersburg City Concert Series*-MD, Carlisle Summer Artist Series*- PA, The National Museum of Women in the Arts -DC, Corcoran Gallery of Art -DC, Ephrata Theater*– PA, Cape May Kids Playhouse* –NJ, Baltimore Harbor Festival* –MD, Puppeteers of America Festivals*, Mid-Atlantic Storytellers Festival* –PA, The Chrysler Museum –VA, East Coast Theater Conference* –NY, Winterthur Museum* –DE, Hershey Museum* –PA, Port Discovery Children’s Museum* –MD, Oglebay Family Series –WV, Delaware Art Museum, The Walters Art Gallery –MD, Baltimore Aquarium –MD, Gaithersburg Kid’s Kaleidoscope –MD, Maryland Historical Society, Steppingstone Museum* -MD, First Night Winchester –VA, First Night Harrisonburg –VA, First Night York –PA, First Night Ocean City* –NJ, First Night Lancaster –PA
Schools: Thurgood Marshall*, McVey*, Jennie Smith*, Independence*, Maclary*, East Dover, Maple Lane*, Bush*, McCullough*, Heritage*,Castle Hills*, West Park*, Terry Psychiatric Center*, Lake Forest East, Lake Forest South, Booker T Washington, Leasure*, St John Beloved After Care*, Mt. Pleasant*, Martin Luther King*, Eisenburg*, Richardson Park Learning Center*, Heritage*, Jones*, Ritchey*, Brookside* 
: Wilmimgton*, Corbit Calloway*, New Castle*, Elsmere*, North Wilmington*, Lewes*, Milford, Newark*, Bear*, Brandywine 100*, South Coastal*, Appoquinimink
Schools: East High*, Edgar Moore*, Valley View Center*, Boyertown, Central Manor, Glenwood, Clarence McGokley, Jonestown*, Penn London, Phoenixville Kindergarten Center, Amosland, East Coventry*, Paxtang, Lakeview, Anneville*, Cleona*, North Anneville*, Neff*, Edgewood, Concord*, Montgomery*, Park*, Taylor*, Hayshire*, Charlestown, Conewago*, York Haven*, Quarryville*, Ann Latort, Paradise*, Orendorf*, Rheems*, Conewago*, Visitation BVM* 
: Shrewsbury Kiddie Academy, Twin Springs Farm* 
: Downingtown*, Elizabethville, East Shore*,Lititz, Penn London, Lebanon Community, Matthews, Rachael Kohl, Fredrickson*, Phoenixville, Ross*, Annville, Palmyra, Tredyfrin*, Reading*, Palmyra, Martin*, Free Library of Philadelphia, Kensington, Adams County , Shippensburg, South Philadelphia, East Pennsboro, New Cumberland, East Berlin*, Lansdale
Schools: St Aloysius, Lawrence, Oldsman Township Elementary  
: Willow Lake Day Camp 
: Monmouth County, Bridgeton, West Deptford*, Rutherford, Livingston*, Camden County, East Brunswick Public, Bloomingdale Whippanyong*
Schools: Forestville, Springfield, Forest Lakes, Bell View, Meeting House Coop, Holy Cross Academy, Triangle Elementary
Libraries: Tyson Pimmet*, Reston, Eastern Loudoun,* Ashburn, Lovettsville*, Middleburg, Purcellville, Rust, Sterling, Rawls, Campbell County, Gordon Avenue*, Crozet*, Charlottesville Central*, Scottsville*, Northside*, Nelson County*, Green County*, Louisa County*, Staunton*
Schools: Padonia International*, Calvert*, Darlington*, Thompson Estate*, Centerville*, Logan*, New Beginning*, Gunpowder*, Bel Air*, Seneca*, Dublin*, Forest Ridge*, Funkstown*, Greenwood, Gibson Island Country*, Chesapeake Terrace*, Ring Factory*, Mother Catherine Spalding, Joppatowne*, Daniel of St. Thomas Jenifer*, St John the Evangelist, Halls Cross Roads*, St Mary, Middleburg, Darlington*, Worton*, Westown*, Glyndon*, North Bend*, Stone Mill, Kent Island*, White Oak*, Gilpin Manor*, Viers Mill, Barnesville, Seventh District*, Fullerton*, Middlesex, Riderwood*, Leeds*, North Bend*, Westside Intermediate*, St Michael the Archangel, Centennial Lane*, Watkins Mill, Perryville*, Beach*, Victory Villa*, Joppa View*, Hickory*, Yorkwood*, Swanfield, Ascension Lutheran*, West Friendship*, St Mary of the Assumption, Joppa View*, Pointers Run, Westside Primary*, William Paca*, Mountain Christian*, Pleasant Plains*, Woodin*, Norrisville*, Edgewood*, Beall, Christ Lutheran, St Clements, Garnett*, Emmorton*, Williamsport*, Jarrettsville*, Twin Ridge*, Emma Daub*, Shrine Of Sacred Heart, Ridgecrest, Worthington, Charlestown*, Elmer Wolfe*, Meadowvale*, Homestead-Wakefield*, Arthur Middleton, Hamden Lane, Tidewater School*, Tulip Grove*, Longfellow*, Banneker-Loveville*, Bethesda, Church Hill*, Magnolia*, Essex, Our Lady of Hope*, North Harford*, Wicomico Day*, St Thomas Aquinas*, Harford Day*, Arthur Slade Regional*, Walter Mitchell*, Eastwood Center*, Salem Avenue, Fort Smallwood, Crofton, Dasher Green, High Point, Crofton Woods*, Calvary Center*, Cranberry Station, Little Flower, Fountain Green*, Scotts Branch*, St Clare*, Cecil Manor*, Dr. Samuel Mudd*, Lincolnshire, Ballenger Creek*, Kenmore*, Triadelphia, Dr Craik , Sacred Heart, Charles Chipman*, Chesapeake Academy Primary* Chapel Forge* Waterloo, St. Michaels, Calvary Center*, Jacksonville, Choptank*, Eva Turner*, Winter Street, Garrison Forest, George Lisby*, Park Hall*, Prince Street, Riderwood*, Runnymeade, Bushy Park*, Glen Burnie Park*, Glendale* John Hanson*, Watkins Mill* 
Pre-Schools: St John Parish Day, Church Of The Redeemer*, Columbia Academy*, Fallston Community Pre-K*, St. Mathew’s Early Education*, Maryland State Child Care Association, St. Mary Star of the Sea Kindergarten*, Mt Hebrone*, St Paul’s Plus*, CCPC*, Trinity Church Day*, Baldwin Child Care, Kiddy Academy, Happy Acres*, Maryland Line Preschool*, Christ Lutheran Pre-School, Christ Church Day*, Kiddy Garden*, Bethesda Country Day*
: Anne Arundel County Parks & Recreation*, Summer at Friends*, Park*, Camp Stricker*, Key School*, Odyssey Camp, Baltimore Country Club, Bryn Mawr Creative Workshop*, Freedom Recreation, YMCA Central MD 
: Cecil County*, Charles County*, Cambridge*, Hurlock, Kent County* Wicomico County, Enoch Pratt*, Lexington Park*, Howard County, Somerset County, Worchester County*, Randallstown *

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Kathleen Jacobs is an award-winning artist who has been writing, producing and performing her high-energy brand of interactive theater for over 20 years. Kathleen combines folklore with a generous dose of imagination to create plays filled with joyful participation. This former art teacher personally designs and constructs all the inventive puppets, costumes and sets.

Kathleen Jacobs & Puppets has performed thousands of programs for schools, libraries, museums, camps, festivals, theaters and community events throughout the Mid-Atlantic region and beyond. Tours of East Coast are in the offing.

Maryland State Arts Council AiE 
Visiting Performer since 1983.

Kathleen Jacobs & Puppets current repertoire comprises four unique productions for the young and young at heart. Inventive puppetry, wacky theatrics, comic storytelling, active participation and the learning of important lessons are trademarks of her shows.

BEST in Baltimore Award

While earning a BS degree in Art Education at Towson University, Kathleen pursued her interest in the visual arts, theater and dance. Ever since, she has continued to train with the best in puppetry, physical comedy, storytelling and creative drama. Along the way, Kathleen has acted in plays, performed for commercials, had a stint as a TV puppeteer, collaborated with other artists on theatrical productions, conducted art/creative drama classes for children and offered puppetry/interactive theater workshops to educators and artists. Throughout, she remained an active member of Puppeteers of America.

Kathleen has produced more than 17 programs, each different in concept and design. She is constantly experimenting with new techniques and media. Her most recent area of exploration is “Object Theater” resulting in her latest production, “Magic Pots & Recycled Bottles”.

Kathleen Jacobs & Puppets shows motivate and make for unforgettable learning experiences.
Kathleen Jacobs & Puppets interactive shows are FUN! - Ideal viewing for family audiences.


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