ATLANTIC HIGHLANDS, NJ - Puppet master James Racioppi began his career more than 40 years ago – he is one of the real masters of the art of creating and performing with marionettes. He has been an actor and performer with his puppets in feature films, on Broadway, and on television, including stints with Captain Kangaroo on television, with "Kumquats" and with Wayland Flowers and Madame at the Village Gate.  

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On Friday, October 14 at the Paper Moon Puppet Theatre, he will reveal his craft and demonstrate his amazing skills with  marionettes.  The program is open to all, but most appropriate for ages 12 through adult.  At the Paper Moon Puppet Theatre, 161 W. Garfield St.  Tickets $10, $5 for Atlantic Highlands Arts Council members.  Available at the Paper Moon Puppet Theatre or online at http://www.atlantichighlandsartscouncil.com