Puppets vs. People

NOVEMBER 21 and 22 ONLY.
Imago Theater.

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Tears of Joy Theatre and Rogue Artists Ensemble need your help! Between now and January, 13 2015, we are raising $10,000 to bring "Zen Shorts" to Portland audiences.

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2014/2015 Season

Alice in Wonderland
Zen Shorts
When Animals Were People
Tickets now on sale!

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Bring Tears of Joy to your School

NOW ON TOUR: "20,000 Leagues Under the Sea" and "Raven Stories" Bring Tears of Joy Theatre to your school.

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Puppet Residencies and Classes

Engage your entire class in a week-long Puppet or Shadow Residency. Individual workshops and craft events also available.

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GOLDEN TICKET We have something fun going on, and you are invited to help us in a flavorful way... Click the pic and pick up a chance for some schwag.

Timbers and Chocolate.


In Case of Inclement Weather

In case of inclement weather Tears of Joy makes every effort to NOT cancel performances for any reason. If you are unable to get to us due to unsafe traveling conditions, we will do our best to accommodate you at an alternate performance.  

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By the Numbers

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From Concept to Design – 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea

Designer Jason Miranda talks about his inspiration and ideas for our steampunk puppet adaptation of 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea.

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