Puppetcraft – The Tin Forest – show for ages 3 to 103, plus children’s workshop

Saturday, 13th October, 2018 3pm

Bratton Clovelly Parish Hall EX20 4JT

Show: approx 45mins, followed by refreshments

PuppetCraft presents The Tin Forest, a puppet show based on the book by Helen Ward, illustrated by Wayne Anderson, published by Templar.

Suitable for ages 3-103

The Tin Forest is about a lonely old man who lives in a dreary junkyard, full of other people’s broken and unwanted junk.  He dreams that one day his world will be full of life, colour and sound.

His wish is about to come true…

PuppetCraft, nominated for the Olivier Award for outstanding achievement, is one of Britain’s most acclaimed touring puppet troupes, presenting a wide range of shows and workshops to a spectrum of audiences, from children to adults. It is noted for a combination of beautifully crafted puppets with specially composed music.

They have performed at venues all over Britain, including Bath Puppet Festival, Theatre Royal Festival, Salisbury Festival, Canterbury Festival, Glastonbury Festival, Cheltenham Literature Festival, as well as internationally in Dublin Puppet Festival, Germany, Zimbabwe and Sweden.

“I consider the work of PuppetCraft to be of a very high quality and would recommend it without hesitation to any venue looking for exciting puppet-theatre.” Dartington Arts.

“A simple story, beautifully staged.” TimeOut.

“The whole piece has wit and charm, to delight both children and adults” Daily


Tickets: Adults £5/Children 16yrs and under £1