Master Puppeteer Kevin Kammeraad Brings Pals and Puppets to Popcorn Theatre

Coldwater – Tibbits Popcorn Theatre will present A Morning with Kevin Kammeraad and Friends, starring Kevin Kammeraad, an acclaimed master puppeteer, artist, children’s author, and music maker. Scheduled for July 12 and 13 at 10 am, the puppet show promises to delight audiences of all ages with storytelling, music, and interactive fun.

Kammeraad has captivated audiences for over two decades with his dynamic performances at schools, family events, libraries, and festivals. His imaginative approach to engaging children through visual storytelling has also made “Wimee’s Words,” an acclaimed PBS TV show, a beloved program nationwide. As a co-producer and lead puppeteer, he brings his creative vision to life, inspiring young minds with each episode.

Master Puppeteer Kevin Kammeraad brings his whimsical characters and storytelling magic to Tibbits.

The performances will offer an immersive experience that sparks imagination and creativity in audiences of all ages. With its interactive nature and captivating storytelling, attendees will be transported into a world where whimsical characters unite, offering an unforgettable journey of joy and discovery.

Sarah-Parker Martin, Production Stage Manager for Popcorn Theatre, expresses her anticipation for the show stating, “This whole summer for Popcorn Theatre has been one fun event after another. Even the adults have a grand time at shows! Audiences will be excited to see the art of puppetry come to life by Kammeraad and have their eyes gleaming with joy.”

Popcorn Theatre offers vibrant cultural experiences for the community, and is generously sponsored by the Bushouse Family, Dr. Jon and Seibra Herbener, Asama Coldwater Manufacturing, Vested Risk Strategies, Coldwater Exchange Club, Matthew C. Christopher, DDS, PC, and Coldwater Elks Lodge #1023.

A Morning with Master Puppeteer Kevin Kammeraad and Friends is the fourth show of the 2024 Popcorn Theatre season. Up next, audiences can enjoy Pooh Corner, performed by the Tibbits Professional Summer Theatre cast, followed by a special screening of Disney’s animated movie, Frozen, to conclude the season.

Don’t miss your chance to embark on this adventure and create lasting memories with your loved ones. All Tibbits Popcorn Theatre performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 10 am and run through August 3. Tickets are $10 and include free popcorn and juice at intermission. Popcorn is donated by Ed Lake, with juice donated by McDonalds: The Maynard Organization. To reserve your seat, visit Tibbits.org, call 517-278-6029, or go to the Tibbits Admin Office at 93 W. Chicago. Group rates are available.