Bobbindoctrin’s 6th Annual Puppet Festival begins tonight, Thursday, January 7-9th, 8pm at Houston’s Midtown Arts Center. Bobbindoctrin company members and local artists will present new live works of puppetry, like teen puppeteers Ciaran Chelloveck and Rachel George’s La Nina Que Fue Golpeada Por Un Rayo: A Day of the Dead Puppet Show, along with short films from national and international puppetry artists, distributed by Heather Henson’s Handmade Puppet Dreams. Artists will use a variety of puppetry traditions, to exploring a wide range of (negative) emotions, including fear, alienation, and remorse! $10. Sunday, January 10 is FAMBLY DAY and begins at 4pm.