All the world’s a stage, and your little people are the stars. Give their props a place to perform, then sit back and watch those wild and imaginative storylines come to life. From incredible DIY’s to a simple cardboard design, flip through the slideshow below to view 10 perfect puppet theaters.

Shoebox Stage

Your puppet theater doesn’t have to be big. Using a shoebox and a free template you can create a smaller version that can be stored just about anywhere. When the stage crumbles simply start over with a whole new box! Grab the tutorial over at Windy and Friends.

photo: Robin Mitchell-Cranfield via Windy and Friends

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—Gabby Cullen