Keyword: comedy

'Tatterdemalion' – Flabbergast Theatre

2015-01-17 Helen Babbs

A one man, wordless comedy sketch show from the makers of Boris & Sergey.

Ed Fringe 2014 | 'Bears in Space' – Collapsing Horse

2014-08-15 Beth Crane

A riotous comedy show featuring astronaut bears and some well thought out shadow work.

'Boris & Sergey's Astonishing Freakatorium' – Flabbergast Theatre | Suspense 2013

2013-10-26 Helen Jauregui

A fast-paced comedy showcase with a vaudevillian aesthetic, our Balkan bunraku hosts succeed in making pain and death funny.

Puppet Opera Triple Bill – Third Hand

2013-10-13 Helen Jauregui

Three short operas showcase just how versatile and inventive puppet opera can be.

Shape shifter – an interview with Jeremy Bidgood

2013-09-13 Leslie Burton

The new chair of British UNIMA, and one of the brains behind Pangolin's Teatime and the Great Puppet Horn, Jeremy Bidgood talks about his influences and the future of UK puppetry.

The Smoking Puppet Cabaret – Bristol Festival of Puppetry

2013-08-31 Helen Jauregui

Glamourous stripteases, macabre stunts and magic all make for a late night puppet cabaret with a smouldering atmosphere.

'Pendulum's Bargain Emporium' – Maison Foo | Edinburgh 2013

2013-08-21 Darren East

Using a mix of puppetry and live action, this show turns 'The Elves and the Shoemaker' into a potent satire about child labour and consumerism.

'Slapdash Galaxy: 3D' – Bunk Puppets | Edinburgh 2013

2013-08-19 Darren East

Masterful, simple shadow puppetry abounds in a show that sparkles somewhere between storytelling, theatre and stand-up.

'The Crocodile' – Llywelyn ap Myrddin

2013-08-15 Helen Jauregui

A comic opera with bite, based on a short story by Dostoyevksy and featuring an impressive rod puppet star.

'Avenue Q – The Musical'

2013-06-02 

An untamed musical featuring an array of cheeky muppet-style hand puppets - the West End hit goes on tour.

'The Shop of Little Horrors' – Pickled Image

2013-05-29 Helen Jauregui

A ventriloquist's workshop strewn with puppet parts provides the macabre setting for this dark comic horror.

'Dolly Mixtures' – Nina Conti

2013-05-21 Helen Jauregui

If talking to yourself is the first sign of madness, then Nina Conti provides a first class ticket to her own personal bedlam with her new show, where she brings more madcap characters to the stage than ever before.