Bob Baker Marionette Theatre

1345 W 1st St
Los Angeles, CA 90026
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Customer Reviews (9 reviews)


on Citysearch Jan 02, 2009
I enjoyed the Nutcracker show. I hadn't seen anything quite like it. The dolls' faces were mesmerizing. The ratio of boys to girls in the crowd was about 50-50, with most of the children in the 5 to 9 year old range. The... (more)


on Yahoo Nov 12, 2008
im glad its still around.. i have great memories of coming to the puppet showsits been at least 34 or 35 years since i went. i lived in the area back then, and im glad i searched the web to find you guys again...... (more)

Downtown Swingers

on Yahoo Jan 07, 2007
Expose yourself & your kids to something OFF of TV: I don't quite know why it is, but puppets have fallen off of TV and out of the sight of most Americans. It's a pity, because puppeterring is a quaint and graceful artform... (more)

Senor Cosmonaut

on Yahoo Nov 04, 2006
Interesting show in downtown Los Angeles!: The Bob Baker Marionette Theater is a Los Angeles treasure. It's a terrific puppet show for only $10 a head. The show entertained not only my daughters (ages 13, 11, and 8)... (more)


on Citysearch Oct 03, 2006
<b>The Background</b><br>Baker opened this theater as a showcase for puppets he'd introduced in film and television (his industry work runs the gamut from bats for Ed Wood to aliens for Steven Spielberg).... (more)


on Yahoo Sep 09, 2006
wish i was there...: it's a good thing 4 kids, and a nice bussiness... (more)


on Yahoo Jun 14, 2006
Loved It: This was the best school field trip I'd ever been on. The music and marrionettes were unforgettable. My 4 yr old was mesmerized when those puppets walked right in front of him and winked or reached out to him.... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Feb 22, 2005
The Bob Baker Marionette Theater is a large, open, carpeted area so kids can run around before the show. There are so many beautifully handcrafted marrionets. They dance on your laps and get the children totally... (more)

Citysearch User

on Citysearch Jul 13, 2004
My Mom use to take me to Bob Baker's Marionette Theatre when I was little. I had my 5th birthday party there. I used Bob Baker at our corporate holiday party and the kids loved it. The parents even came by to watch. I would... (more)

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