Pumpernickel Puppets
Frog Prince

by the Brothers Grimm
The Public Theater
September 14, 15

Written, Directed and Performed by John McDonough

PUMPERNICKEL PUPPETS was started by John McDonough who decided he wanted to be a puppeteer at the age of 4. Now he presents 250 shows a year and was featured at The Puppet Showplace, Boston Childrenıs Museum, Center for Puppetry Arts in Atlanta, institute of Professional Puppetry, Smithsonian, and the Festival of African American Puppetry co-sponsored by the Atlanta Committee for Olympic Gamesı Cultural Olympiad. Mr. McDonough creates his own puppets, which are small hand puppets from eighteen inches to life size. He provides the voices and manipulates his entire cast alone.