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Anne Peterle with her daughter Meg Brooks at StoryCorps Atlanta.
Anne Peterle with her daughter Meg Brooks at StoryCorps Atlanta.
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Anne Peterle realized her love for puppeteering back in college as a theater major. Since then, her passion has made for some pretty memorable experiences.

One such occasion was auditioning in New York City and subsequently spending a month workshopping in one of the industry’s most coveted environments. Here she is talking with her daughter, Margaret Brooks.

This story was recorded in partnership with the Atlanta History Center, which hosts Atlanta’s StoryCorps Booth.

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