New Bern Puppets produces Fantasy, Historical, and Biblical marionette shows. We perform at museums, parties, schools, church events, children’s clubs, daycare centers, city and other public events!

Upcoming Public Shows

April 8: Spring Egg Hunt, Duke Homestead, 2828 Duke Homestead Rd., Durham

April 22-23: North Carolina Renaissance Faire, Lenoir County Fairgrounds, 401 Fairgrounds Rd., Kinston

A few of Our Marionettes

Alice in Wonderland Playing Card Solider marionette
Queen of Hearts marionette - headshot
pharoah marionette
Great pumpkin marionette dressed in bright blue 18th century clothes
Pirate with eye patch marionette
Headshot of Mummy Marionette

What People Are Saying

meet Dennis Listermann-Vierling

Dennis Vierling in red outfit

Dennis became interested in puppetry in 1968 as a child. He set up an an elaborate puppet stage in the basement of his family's home in Ohio. His first business called "Lilies of the Field Marionettes" was featured May 18, 2009, on "Roy's Folks" airing on WGHP Fox 8 News.