Arts centres & theatres
Armchair Puppet Theatre is very experienced in providing entertainment and activities for pre-school and nursery children. You can choose from performances of Burglar Bill or Small Wonder, or an interactive shadow puppet workshop. Enquire
What's that noise coming from “the big brown box with little holes in it” ???
To find out, the children can enjoy having the book of “Burglar Bill” by Janet and Alan Ahlberg read to them, before we arrive with our puppet show. An all time favourite that’s guaranteed to hold young children’s attention. See our Burglar Bill page. Enquire
It’s little Maggie’s birthday and Mr Merryweather makes toys for all the children on their birthdays. So Maggie knows Mr Merryweather is the only person capable of making a “never been seen before” wonder for the Queen.
Our shadow puppet workshops for groups of pre-school children, supported by their parents and adult helpers, are all about creating a group shadow puppet performance of a favourite short story or nursery rhyme. See our shadow puppets page. Enquire
In our shadow puppet skills workshop for groups of teachers and child carers we demonstrate practical ways that young children can be facilitated to play with shadows and explore the wonders of light. Enquire
Creatures" from the West African story of Water, Moon and Sun.
"Thank you very much for
the most entertaining puppet show, 'Burglar Bill'. It was a most enjoyable
morning for everyone."
"We were all enchanted. You
have found exactly the perfect level of communication with the children."
Some of our recent Pre-School Group Bookings:-
Burglar Bill puppet show:
Small Wonder puppet show:
Shadow puppet workshops
"The Cow Jumped Over