Bread and Puppet Theatre Archives.

Collection Number: D-136

Business correspondence, photographs, promotional materials, and texts of original plays.

4.1 linear feet


An alternative theatre group founded in 1961 by Peter Schumann, the Bread and Puppet Theatre relied more on the use of enormous and visually striking puppets than on dialogue to make its anti-establishment statements.

Inclusive Dates



Performing Arts

Additional Collection Information

Finding Aid on the Online Archive of California


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