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Opportunities to see shows 2016

Sunday Jan 17th - Tom Thumb preview - Square Chapel Halifax

Sunday Jan 24th - Tom Thumb premiere - The Lowry, Salford

Sunday Jan 31st - Tom Thumb - Warwick Arts Centre

Saturday Feb 6th - Tom Thumb - The Atkinson, Southport

Sunday Feb 7th - Tom Thumb - Artsdepot, Finchley, London

Saturday Feb 13th - Tom Thumb - Norwich Puppet Theatre

Sunday Feb 14th - Tom Thumb - Blackpool Grand

Tuesday Feb 16th - Tom Thumb - The Boo, Rossendale

Thursday Feb 18th - Tom Thumb - Salisbury Arts Centre

Friday Feb 19th - Tom Thumb - The New Wolsey, Ipswich

Sunday Feb 21st - Tom Thumb - Norden Farm Centre for the Arts

Saturday Feb 27th - Tom Thumb - Stantonbury Campus Theatre

Sunday Feb 28th - Chicken Licken - Watermans, London

Saturday March 5th - Tom Thumb - Nuffield Theatre, Southampton

Saturday March 12th - Tom Thumb - Half Moon Theatre, London

Saturday March 19th - Chicken Licken - Shotton Village Hall

Friday April 8th - Tom Thumb - Porthcawl Grand

Saturday April 16th - Tom Thumb - Nottingham Playhouse

Saturday April 23rd - Tom Thumb - ARC Stockton

Shows 2015

The Mill Rayleigh - Chicken Licken - 8 November

The Dukes Lancaster - Chicken Licken - 31 October

Electric Theatre Guildford - Chicken Licken - 30 October

Blackpool Grand - Chicken Licken - 24 & 25 October

Komedia Brighton - Chicken Licken - 18 October

Lancashire Encounter - Chicken Licken - 27 September

The North Wall - Chicken Licken - 26 September

Hampton School - Chicken Licken - 19 September

Bristol Festival of Puppetry - Chicken Licken - 30 August

Edinburgh Festival Fringe - Chicken Licken - 10-29 August (previews Aug 5 & 6)
Summerhall.co.uk 0131 226 000

The Atkinson Southport - Chicken Licken - 8 August

Old Fire Station Carlisle - Chicken Licken - 25 July

Courtyard Theatre Hereford - Chicken Licken - 18 July

Mouth of the Tyne Festival - Chicken Licken - 11 & 12 July

Wordpool Festival Stanley Park Blackpool - Chicken Licken - 4 July

Glastonbury Festival Kidz Field - Chicken Licken - 24-28 June

Darwen Library Theatre - Chicken Licken - 21 June

The Edge Chorlton Manchester - Chicken Licken - 23 May

BAC London - Sue Buckmaster, The Puppet Whisperer (a Theatre Rites production starring Sue Buckmaster and featuring Adam Bennett of DNA) - 12 May

The Lowry Salford - Chicken Licken - 10 May

Salisbury Arts Centre - Chicken Licken - 9 May

Oxford Playhouse - Chicken Licken - 18 April

Arts Centre Washington - Chicken Licken - 15 April

Lanarkshire Memorial Hall - Chicken Licken - 14 April

Nuffield Southampton - Chicken Licken - 11 April

Lighthouse Poole - Chicken Licken - 9 April

Square Chapel Halifax - Chicken Licken - 4 April

Canada Water Culture Space - Chicken Licken - 28 March


Saturday January 26th
Cloud Child at the New Continental
Preston, Lancashire

Sunday January 27th
Cloud Child at The Boo, Horse & Bamboo Centre
Rossendale, Pennine Lancashire

Change of Heart at the International FringeWorld Festival
Perth, Western Australia

Saturday April 6th
Chicken Licken at the Midlands Arts Centre
Birmingham, UK

Satuday April 6th
Cloud Child at the Nottingham Playhouse
Nottingham, UK

Sunday April 7th
Cloud Child at Watermans Arts Centre
Brentford, West London, UK

Sunday April 21st
Cloud Child at the Little Angel Theatre
Islington, London, UK

Saturday April 27th
Cloud Child at the Norden Farm Centre for the Arts
Maidenhead, UK

Sunday April 28th
Cloud Child at Square Chapel
Halifax, UK

Sunday May 5th
Cloud Child at the Lowry
Salford, UK

Wednesday May 8th
Cloud Child at the Place
Telford, UK

Previous tours:

click here for 2011 and 2012 shows


Jan - December 2008

'Dr Nose Travels Through Time' begins national touring

Autumn/Winter 2007

'Ball Pond Bobby' and 'Atishoo!' are in theatres nationwide

Summer 2007

'Puss in Boots' and 'Chicken Licken' tour to Summer Festivals

'Skin Deep Circus' and 'Puppets a Go Go!' have rare appearances in Denmark and Wales

Spring 2007

'Puss in Boots' and 'Chicken Licken' tour nationally

'Ball Pond Bobby' previews, premieres and begins national touring

Autumn 2006

'Puss in Boots' tours UK theatres, and has a Christmas run at the Green Room, Manchester

'Chicken Licken' has a season of performances in southern Spain

Summer 2006

'Puss in Boots' tours to outdoor events

'Puppets a Go Go!' tours to Harrow, Gloucester, Nottingham and the Usk Valley

Spring 2006

'Puss in Boots' tours extensively

Autumn 2005

'Baba Yaga Boney Legs' continues touring nationwide

'Chicken Licken' has a Christmas Run at the Courtyard , Hereford

Summer 2005

'Puppets a Go Go!' tours to Glastonbury, Newcastle, Stockton and Wales

'Chicken Licken' is still going strong in Swindon, Harrow, Jersey and Richmond

Spring 2005

'Atishoo!' has a one-week run at the Bristol Old Vic

'Baba Yaga Boney Legs' starts touring nationwide

Autumn 2004

'Atishoo!', 'Chicken Licken' and 'The Enormous Turnip' tour the UK

'Handy Tips' makes a rare appearance at the Visions cabaret

Summer 2004

'Chicken Licken' tours to Glastonbury & Belgium

'Skin Deep Circus'goes to the South Bank of London at the National Theatre

Spring 2004

'Chicken Licken' and 'The Enormous Turnip' tours the UK

'Atishoo' premieres and tours the UK

Autumn 2003

'Chicken Licken' continues to tour into Europe

'The Enormous Turnip' tours the UK

Summer 2003

'Skin Deep Circus' & 'Chicken Licken' tour into Europe

'Thurtinkle's Telling Tales' appears in London, Manchester, Oxforshire and the Midlands

Spring 2003

Our new show 'The Enormous Turnip' for children under 7 is launched

'Sex and Chips' tours to secondary schools and youth groups


Autumn/ Winter 2002

'Skin Deep Circus' UK national tour

'Around the World' appears in Hemel Hempstead and Crawley

'Chicken Licken' festival tour, France

'Sweetie Pie' Christmas Season at the Arcola


Summer 2002

'Chicken Licken' appears at the National Theatre London and the Glastonbury Festival

'Thurtinkle's Telling Tales' appears in London, Manchester and Salisbury


Spring 2002

'Sex and Chips' tours to secondary schools and youth groups

'Chicken Licken' and 'Sweetie Pie' UK tour.

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