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'The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance' Trailer Is Extremely Exhausting

Watch it, then take the rest of the day off. You earned it.
River Donaghey
8.13.19
The VICE Guide to Right Now

The 'Dark Crystal' Prequel Series Has an Unbelievably Stacked Cast

Featuring Mark Hamill, Keegan-Michael Key, Helena Bonham-Carter, and many, many more.
Beckett Mufson
12.17.18
puppets

No, a 'Sesame Street' Writer Did Not Say Bert and Ernie Were Gay

But he did force the show to assert yet again that the cohabitating puppets "do not have a sexual orientation."
Harry Cheadle
9.18.18
american conventions

Inside the World's Largest Ventriloquist Convention

VICE met roughly 500 puppeteers who gather at Vent Haven every year to buy new dummies, perform, and trade techniques.
VICE Staff
10.17.17
puppets

Strange Retro Puppet Show Investigates If "Climate Change Isn’t Real"

Who do you believe when it comes to climate change? The government?
Giaco Furino
6.8.17
Jim Henson

A Jim Henson Exhibition Is Coming to a City Near You—If You Fund It

The Museum of the Moving Image just launched a Kickstarter with Neil Patrick Harris and other Muppet-lovers to create a permanent collection of over 175 Jim Henson artifacts.
Beckett Mufson
4.11.17
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These Eerie Puppets Are Made With Human Hair, Antique Lace, and a Dead Grandmother’s Jewelry

The artist Han overcomes personal trauma by making puppets reminiscent of memento mori.
Andrew Salomone
4.10.17
Creators: 50 States of Art

Steampunk Puppets Take Center Stage in Indiana

Indianapolis collective Know No Stranger fuses improvisation with puppetry in their big-hearted shows.
Diana Shi
2.24.17
Art

[Premiere] Have a Near-Death Experience… with Puppets!

Finally, a puppet show that asks, “Am I choking?”
Giaco Furino
12.8.16
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The 'Sesame Street' Effect: 47 Years of Smarter, Stronger and Kinder

We spoke to Sesame Street Workshop VP and creative director Brown Johnson about Cookie Monster's cookie obsession.
Catherine Chapman
11.23.16
Internet Videos Of Particular Importance

14 Months Later, Here's Travis Scott's "90210" Video, Which Features Puppets Engaging in Sensual Content

Somehow, this is directed by Hype Williams.
Phil Witmer
11.17.16
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Gritty Johannesburg, Human/Puppet Theater, and Canine Video Art | Culture Beat Episode 6

From a South African gallery to the art of dog grooming, check out this episode of Culture Beat.
The Creators Project
11.3.16
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