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Dino Tales
Dinosaurs! Need we say more? CMT goes Jurassic! Join us for a collection of fun and educational stories featuring colorful dinos of all shapes and sizes!

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Tales of Woe: Works by E. A. Poe

Performances October 27, 28, 29, 30 Presented by Lyon Hill and the Columbia Marionette Theatre Recommended for ages 12 and up Time: 8 pm on Saturday the 27th 7 pm on the 28th, 29th, 30th Length of show: 40 min Cost: $10 per person Description: A Harlequin host guides us through the dark and beautiful works of Edgar Allan Poe. Wire sculptures come alive, a life-sized paper man is murdered, and painted dreams drift by in this two person show by Lyon Forrest Hill. Tales of Woe takes a fresh look at classic and obscure works by the master of the macabre using a unique integration... Learn More

Traveling Shows

The Columbia Marionette Theater's terrific Traveling Troupe brings world-class puppet shows right to you, no matter where you are in South Carolina. Learn More

Birthday Parties

Celebrating a birthday -- or any special occasion -- at the puppet theatre will be a party your child or group will never forget! Learn More

Field Trips

Field trips to our theatre are exciting, fulfilling and educational. Welcome to the enchanting world of puppetry! Learn More

About CMT

Founded in 1988 by famed puppeteer Allie Scollon and her son John, the Columbia Marionette Theatre (CMT) has established itself as a premiere children’s theatre in South Carolina. Our mission is to entertain and educate children and adults through the long-standing tradition and artistry of puppetry.
Tickets are five dollars per person. All seats are general admission, and tickets are always available at the door. Shows every Saturday and 11:00 am and 3:00 pm. and every third Monday at 10:00 am
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