Join the L.A. Guild of Puppetry!

Since 1956, professional and amateur puppeteers, fans and enthusiasts have been proud members of our organization.  You can be too!

Download this NEW MEMBER FORM and print out.  Then either scan and send it to and pay at PayPal using the links below, or mail the form and a check payable to “LAGP” to the address on the form.  (Please do return the form, we need that info to mail you the newsmagazine and other Guild communications.)



Membership Levels: New Member Renewal
ADULT (18-64) $30


SENIOR (65 +) $25


STUDENT (7-25) $20


FAMILY/GROUP (2-6 Members @ Same Address) $40


(Includes featured logo on Business Directory, and in Puppet Life twice a year).


*Each membership includes Puppet Life Newsmagazine, a Guild Pin, and one vote in member matters.

There are many benefits that come with membership in the LA Guild of Puppetry.  As a member you will have access to:


Meet others who have a passion for puppetry!  Guild members come together to create and celebrate the Art of Puppetry in its many forms.

Professional Directory

If you are a puppetry professional, raise your online profile with a listing in our public directory.


Receive first offers of special ticket and group rate opportunities, and discounts on Guild events and workshops.

Puppet Life

Receive our fabulous newsmagazine four times a year.  Each issue contains photographs and articles covering all aspects of puppet theater in the Los Angeles area and beyond.  Puppet Life features articles about puppeteers, events and workshops, exhibitions, touring companies, technical tips, new books, films, television, and puppet festivals.


Apply for scholarships:  Guild members only are eligible for scholarships to help cover puppetry workshop and festival registration.

Website Member Pages

Coming Soon!  The “Members’ Green Room” Member pages will include:

  • Community Bulletin Board for messages, job postings, and other announcements;
  • Member Directory of member contact information and websites;
  • Full access to Puppet Life back issues, event photos and other archives.