For decades, the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre has been bringing enjoyment to legions of people through its contemporary and innovative marionette productions based on children’s classics.
OCTOBER 13-31: HANSEL AND GRETEL'S HALLOWEEN ADVENTURE
Safely back at home during the Halloween season, Hansel and Gretel experience the most vivid dreams where Central Park and the Belvedere Castle serve as the backdrop for a magical explosion of music, dance and exciting encounters with a host of lovable characters. The brother and sister team once again embark on an adventure where beautiful mermaids, adorable monsters, swashbuckling pirates, charming vampires and a fabulous witch all intertwine for one unforgettable Halloween night in New York City.
Tickets are $7/children and $10/adults.
- Schedule varies, refer to the ticket purchasing website
for up to date showtimes.
- Tickets are required.
- Children 18 and under must be accompanied by an adult at all times.
THE 3 BEARS HOLIDAY BASH
November 8 - December 30, 2016
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.
Group rates are available for schools and non-profit organizations. For information, please call (212) 988-9093.
Click here for a map to the Cottage in Central Park
Walking directions to the Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre
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HISTORY OF THE SWEDISH COTTAGE
The Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre
was imported to the U.S. in 1876 as Sweden’s exhibit for the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia.
The enchanting Swedish architecture and craftsmanship of the structure, suggestive of a model schoolhouse, caught the eye of Fredrick Law Olmsted
, who brought it to Central Park in 1877. READ MORE
Proceeds from ticket purchases and birthday party rentals help to support free PuppetMobile performances in NYC parks.