The Center for Puppetry Arts is welcoming Jim Henson’s The Dark Crystal: World of Myth and Magic, a brand-new special exhibition in the Dean DuBose Smith Special Exhibits Gallery, beginning August 31. Guests can explore how Jim Henson, Brian Froud, Frank Oz and others created The Dark Crystal’s mythical world of Thra, as well as take a look at the film’s impact and legacy over the years. With more than 50 items on display, the special exhibit includes several prototypes and early versions of iconic characters, as well as actual puppets used in the film.
Media Preview Days (Select one):
Saturday, August 25 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Sunday, August 26 from noon – 5 p.m.
RSVP with preferred date and time by Thursday, August 23 to Becca Meyer at 404.233.3993 or firstname.lastname@example.org