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This Chinatown experimental puppet theater is the only of its kind in Los Angeles, and that fact alone makes the nonprofit organization's shows worth a visit. Founded in 2004, it brings together the artistic visions of performance artists Janie Geiser and Susan Simpson, who have put on shows ranging from holiday spectaculars to cabaret festivals. Membership is available, or grab tickets on a show by show basis.

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