Portable Puppet Stage

Availability: Full members only
Length of Loan: 1 Month
Designated Users: Library staff and patrons during supervised programming*
Delivery Method: Statewide Delivery

*In-library use only; equipment may not be checked out.

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This portable puppet stage is perfect for puppet shows at any library and can be used with a range of different puppets from full body puppets, to half body puppets, to glove puppets! The expandable frame is made of sturdy, lightweight aluminum, and once assembled, can accommodate up to 4 puppeteers. The stage ships in a duffel bag, and setup takes only 5 minutes.

Presto Stage Portable Puppet Stage Front with Dimensions

Presto Stage Portable Puppet Stage Back


Stage Specs

  • Stage dimensions: 8 ft wide x 6 ft tall
  • Performance area: 48 in x 24 in
  • Wide play board ledge to hold props or set puppets
  • Aluminum collapsible frame
  • Cloth cover attaches to the frame with velcro
  • Lightweight – 20 lbs
  • Collapsed dimensions (approximate): 26 in long x 11 in wide x 13 in high

*Detailed stage setup instructions can be found at the manufacturer's website or by downloading a PDF.


Resource Binder

  • Portable stage setup instructions
  • Empty page sleeves to add your program flyers or helpful tips to share with future users


This equipment was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services.