New York State

Open Hand Theater

Offers innovative, youth-based performances, utilizing theater, mask, and puppet traditions from around the world. At their on-site museum, The Museum of International Masks and Puppets, groups can explore the museum’s extensive collection of working props and costumes. Open Hand’s Traveling Theater program brings performances and creative, educational workshops to your school, camp, and/or scout group meeting. Workshops give groups the chance to shine creatively in many areas, including mask making, improvisation, and puppet making.
 
Contact Info 
Address: 518 Prospect Ave., Syracuse, New York 13208. Onondaga County. Tel: 315-476-0466. Email: info@openhandtheater.org. Website: www.openhandtheater.org. Hrs: Vary.
 
Trip Info 
Grade Level: PreK-5th. Activity Type: Day Trips, Guided Activities, Guided Tours, Performances. Recomm. Length of Visit: 2-3 hours. Cost: Fee. 
 
SUPPORTS CLASSROOM LEARNING IN: Performing Arts.
SUPPORTS SCOUT BADGES IN: Performing Arts.