What’s On

15-22 May 2021

The Magic Lantern

A site-specific interactive puppet play for special educational needs children and their families.

Produced by People Express

Rosliston Forestry Centre, Swaddlincote

12 and 13 June 2021

Kit and Caboodle

Miniature puppet shows inside a big, rolling mule puppet…

Skipton Puppet Festival

26 June 2021

Kit and Caboodle 

(walkabout only)

Miniature puppet shows inside a big, rolling mule puppet…

Sheffield

3 July 2021

Flying Dodos

Despite all the odds, an unknown subspecies of the dodo has been discovered!

Haverhill

9-11 July 2021

Open Studio

A peak at the Thingumajig Theatre workshop and see some of our puppets up close

Hebden Bridge Open Studios

Hebden Bridge

24 July 2021

Hippo

Part animal and part mechanical, just about at the sweetest pachyderm on wheels.

Oldham

26 July-22 August 2021

Giant Puppet Residency

Working with local puppet artists and volunteers to create Tyne Rising a new giant puppet spectacle produced by Moving Parts Newcastle Puppet Festival 

Newcastle

31 July 2021

Hippo

Part animal and part mechanical, just about at the sweetest pachyderm on wheels.

Middlesborough

2-4 August 2021

Flying Dodos

Despite all the odds, an unknown subspecies of the dodo has been discovered!

A Celebration of the Sidmouth Folk Festival

7 August 2021

The Magic Lantern

An interactive puppet play and lantern making adventure for families.

Skipton Puppet Festival

14 August 2021

Kit and Caboodle

Miniature puppet shows inside a big, rolling mule puppet…

St Leonard’s Festival

21-22 August 2021

Tyne Rising

Giant puppet community spectacle produced by Moving Parts Newcastle Puppet Festival directed by Andrew Kim

City Stadium, Newcastle

27-28 August 2021

Plucky

Our very big, very friendly and possibly over curious chicken.

Bolton

18 September 2021

Plucky

Our very big, very friendly and possibly over curious chicken.

Beeson

19 September 2021

Kit and Caboodle

Miniature puppet shows inside a big, rolling mule puppet…

Runcorn

2-3 October 2021

Sun Birds

Whether at rest or flying, our spectacular Sun Birds will bring dynamic magic to any parade or event. 

Arts by the Sea Festival 

Bournemouth

1-3 October 2021

Open Studio

A peak at the Thingumajig Theatre workshop and see some of our puppets up close

Hebden Bridge Open Studios

Hebden Bridge

13 November

A November Day

A woman discovers the story of her grandfather, a survivor of the First World War, and his unexpected encounter with a stray dog who knew no boundaries.

Skipton Puppet Festival

12-14 November

Ghost Caribou

Giant illuminated creatures, part caribou, part spirit roam a mystical world after dark..

Weston-super-Mare

19, 20 November

Ghost Caribou

Giant illuminated creatures, part caribou, part spirit roam a mystical world after dark..

Wakefield

21 November

Ghost Caribou

Giant illuminated creatures, part caribou, part spirit roam a mystical world after dark..

Swansea

27 November

Ghost Caribou

Giant illuminated creatures, part caribou, part spirit roam a mystical world after dark..

Castleford

28 November

Ghost Caribou

Giant illuminated creatures, part caribou, part spirit roam a mystical world after dark..

Pontefract

6-9 December

Ghost Caribou

Giant illuminated creatures, part caribou, part spirit roam a mystical world after dark..

Hull

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