From the tiny to the giant, Thingumajig Theatre’s lovingly created puppets come to life before your eyes. Be it indoor puppet show or outdoor spectacle, we weave magical narrative into distinctive visual style. Our puppets connect with all age ranges to transcend the everyday with their unique spirit, inviting audiences on a journey through story, emotion and imagination.
- Ghost Caribou
In GHOST CARIBOU, Thingumajig Theatre’s new night-time street act, giant illuminated creatures, part caribou, part human, roam a mystical world after dark, accompanied by a wild herdsperson. As they…
- Santa Barbara Giants (USA)
In February and March 2018, we were invited to lead a two-week giant puppet workshop in Santa Barbara, California. With the support of the Squire Foundation,
- Roztoky Carnival (Czech Republic)
In January and February, 2018, we were invited by Sdružení Roztoč in Roztoky, outside of Prague, Czech Republic to lead a two-week giant lantern making workshop. We worked…
- Kit and Caboodle
KIT AND CABOODLE With miniature puppet shows inside a big, rolling mule puppet, the timeless theme of migration is packaged up in Thingumajig’s latest street act, KIT AND CABOODLE. A…
- Thingumajig TheatreSunday, September 16th, 2018 at 9:33pmSuch a treat to play Kit and Caboodle to a hometown crowd today at Incredible Edible Todmorden Harvest Festival. Lovely, open audiences, gorgeous food (all free!)--perfect place to wrap up our summer festival season!Thingumajig TheatreThursday, September 13th, 2018 at 9:55amLooking forward to Witham Puppet Fest on Sat--great line-up! See you there?Thingumajig TheatreTuesday, September 11th, 2018 at 11:06pmHome town performance of Kit and Caboodle this Sunday in Todmorden! We're on at 1:15 and 2:45pm.Thingumajig TheatreTuesday, September 11th, 2018 at 12:51pmThingumajig Theatre's "Kit and Caboodle", a street theatre piece about migration performing at St. Augustine's Centre Halifax 50th Anniversary Garden Party, Halifax, England. St. Augustine's offers resources, training and community to refugees and asylum seekers in the Halifax area.
"Kit and Caboodle" is created and performed by Kathy and Andrew Kim, directed by Mark Whitaker with additional art by Kerith Ogden, Govi Asano and Ian Broscomb.
Video by Ian Hodgson and Rohan Green.
- Friday, September 21st, 2018 at 7:30pm
#GhostCaribou now with illuminated body. One week to go before their preview at @101outdoorarts #WWBlueprint #outdoorarts @WWconsortium https://t.co/P0NZZiliFRTuesday, September 18th, 2018 at 5:54pm
Took a bit of figuring out but finally sorted out illuminated antlers; starting to look more like #GhostCaribou #WWBlueprint #outdoorarts @WWconsortium https://t.co/BnKsDjE7vOSunday, September 16th, 2018 at 6:31pm
Such a treat to play Kit and Caboodle to a hometown crowd today at @incredibledible Todmorden Harvest Festival. Lovely, open audiences, gorgeous food (all free!)--perfect place to wrap up our summer festival season! https://t.co/AKDswEwF4I
Such a treat to play Kit and Caboodle to a hometown crowd today at @incredibledible Todmorden Harvest Festival. Lovely, open audiences, gorgeous food (all free!)--perfect place to wrap up our summer festival season! pic.twitter.com/AKDswEwF4I— Thingumajig Theatre (@ThingumaTheatre) September 16, 2018Saturday, September 15th, 2018 at 11:30am
Kit making friends backstage at #Witham Puppet Festival @CreEncounter @FoolsParadiseUK https://t.co/P4EJzvsVfFTuesday, September 11th, 2018 at 7:41am
#GhostCaribou structure taking shape #WithoutWalls #WWBlueprint #outdoorarts @WWconsortium https://t.co/kiZ5QyJqeL
- Spring Ugly Ducking Tour
We’re in full-on build mode here at Thingumajig for the debut tour of Ugly Duckling! The papier mache is flying, ducklings keep appearing out of nowhere, songs and script…
- Autumn 2014 Tour
We’re off! A 28-venue tour of “A November Day”, which follows a woman’s discovery of the story of her grandfather, a survivor of WW1. The show was…
We had a fantastic time bringing a larger team of artists to Hamburg to be a part of the STAMP Festival Parades. STAMP is a weekend street…
Giant puppets at a massive music festival on an island in Budapest? Why not! For the first time, we crated our giant puppets and flew to meet them for…