Alan Martin is a well-known puppeteer
and educator.

He is an important part of Puppets Up!
taking part every year since it began.

He directed the Kids' Power Project
production of "The Tale of Timsville"
this summer.  

Trish Leeper
is one of Canada's most respected and
accomplished puppeteers, having
appeared in numerous television, film
and stage productions, including
Fraggle Rock, Sesame Street and
Mustard Pancakes.  Trish lives in

Together, Trish and Allan perform as
"The Manipluators".  They debuted
their new show, "Rovero and Juliet"
at Puppets Up! this past summer.