Bessie's Big Shot
Based on the famed PuppetMobile show of the same name, this popular production will makes its Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre debut!
Co-Directed by Bruce Cannon and Douglas Strich ad co-written by Alexander Bartenieff, Bruce Cannon and Douglas Strich, this version of the beloved show will feature several new puppets in addition to new and extended scenes.
It’s a bird … it’s a plane … no … it’s Bessie the cow! CPF’s original production, Bessie’s Big Shot
, follows Bessie the cow’s dream of joining the circus. Can she lift more than Ziegfried, the strongest man in the world? Fly on a trapeze high above the crowd? Train Munson the Monkey? This variety show cheers Bessie on as she attempts the impossible and searches for her special talents.
Schedule Varies - Refer to the ticket purchasing website for up to date showtimes.
Reservations are required.
Children 18 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
Click here for a Map to the Cottage in Central Park.
Walking directions to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre
Birthday Parties / Group Rates
The Cottage features a unique party room adjacent to the theater that comes equipped with child-size furniture, making it an ideal spot to host your child’s next birthday party.
Click here for a PDF with information on birthday parties!
Group rates are available for schools and non-profit groups. For information, please call (212) 988-9093.
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