Puppet Animation Festival

24 March - 14 April 2018

165 puppetry performances, workshops and animated films in more than 90 venues across Scotland

Puppet Animation Festival is the UK’s largest and oldest annual performing arts event for children, celebrating its 35th anniversary in 2018.

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What's on

  • The Steadfast Tin Soldier

    Norwich Puppet Theatre
    3+

    Once there was a remarkable, one-legged tin soldier who fell in love with a beautiful paper dancer. One day he tumbled out of the play room window, and so began a perilous journey into the great unknown…

  • 3-8yrs

    Tania has just arrived from Paris for a very special occasion, the World’s Tastiest Carrot Competition!

  • 6+

    Follow CBeebies’ Patrick Lynch as he uses a pioneering mix of live cinema and theatre to take you on a thrilling ride across the magical world of Ancient Greece.

  • 5+

    The Wrong Trousers – Nick Park/UK 1993, 30′: In this Oscar-winning animated film, finances are tight at West Wallaby Street and Wallace is forced to take in a lodger. Unfortunately, the successful applicant is a penguin with attitude who turns out to be the notorious criminal, Feathers McGraw. When McGraw adapts one of Wallace’s inventions […]

  • Suitable For All Ages

    Kids of all ages and abilities are invited to let their imaginations run wild, in Puppet-Stew’s legendary puppet making workshops! What will YOU make!?

  • A Heart at Sea

    Half a String
    7+ yrs

    Be enthralled by this epic musical folktale told on a miniature scale. A Heart at Sea uses haunting live music to tell the story of a young boy who bottles up his heart and throws it into the sea.

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