HICKSVILLE - Looking for something to make your kids feel special and part of the show? Head to the Long Island Puppet Theater in Hicksville.

Audience participation is what makes the shows a success at the theater. The shows are for kids 6 months to 12 years old. The princess performances are a hit with younger girls. While the “Elmo and Friends” show is a hit for all ages.

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Parents say going to a show is a great chance to let their kids use their imaginations and have some fun with make believe.

The theater also holds special events each month, including a princess formal tea party.