There is much history of the most beguiling art form of puppetry here at the Ballard Institute & Museum of Puppetry. These actors are the progeny of a long heritage stretching through the ages of human expression.
They may take a crude or avant garde form, or they may, as the assembly above, assume the garb of English operetta. This is the cast of the Gilbert and Sullivan classic, H.M.S. Pinafore.