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Puppet star Black Cat and his friends at Bob Baker Marionette Theater; Credit: Star Foreman

The Marionette Theater Is Gone but Bob Baker's Puppet Shows Live on

Last month, 55 years to the day that Bob Baker opened the country's oldest continuously operating puppet theater, its landmark home on First Street downtown was closed to the public for good. Its pretty chandeliers were packed with care, its archives preserved and its enchanting puppets put to rest — but not for too long....
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Ghoulish Goods: 10 of the Best Booths at ScareLA

Halloween is right around the corner and ScareLA kicked the season off with fangoric fanfare that included interactive fright zones, virtual reality, panels and live shows, photo ops and more macabre amusements. But the bloody heart of the event is always with its vendors, who set up shop throughout. Here, the booths that stood out amidst the blood and boos....
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