Puppets 2017: a summary

After choosing in 2016 to focus on Shakespeare (in the 400th anniversary of his death), I went completely different this year and made it my mission to learn more about, and see more shows featuring, puppets. I have a longstanding love of puppets, grown mainly from Edd the Duck and the Muppets – and there […]

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The Red Balloon

The Puppet Theatre Barge started its life in 1982, thanks to Gren & Juliet Middleton (of Movingstage Marionette Company). In the summer months the converted Thames lighter ventures to Richmond-upon-Thames, but between October & July it can be found moored in north London’s Little Venice. Its current production is String Theatre’s adaptation of The Red […]

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