1st - 17th July 2022
We invite you to discover puppets at 12 locations in shop windowsthroughout Beverley town centre.
East Riding Theatre
by Judith Hope Puppet Maker
From dragons to bumble bees, exotic birds to flying dinosaurs, join this masterclass to design and make your own winged creature puppet
East Riding College
by Ronnie Le Drew
Ronnie Le Drew, better known as Zippy from Rainbow, will talk about his life and celebrated career as a puppeteer.
by Scottish Falsetto Sock Puppet Theatre
Earth’s funniest footwear are back with their latest comedy hour, fresh from their appearance on Britain’s Got Talent.
by Black Cat Theatre
Make your own shadow puppet and play with it in a shadow set of a woodland glade.
Beverley Friary Common Room
A puppet show and kite making workshop of the doves’ courtship accompanied by harp leads to children feeding newly hatched chicks.
Beverley Library Gardens
by Circo Rum Ba Ba
Step inside the belly of an enormous inflatable Sperm Whale and join Circo Rum Ba Ba to explore the tale of sea creatures and their battle to survive in an ocean full of rubbish.
Flemingate Centre Plaza
by Tim Davies Design
Arachnobot the giant spider, terrifying yet enchanting, roams the streets looking for prey, or anyone brave enough to say hello!
Starting point: Top of Well Lane (Sat) / Top of Walkergate (Sun)
Based around a traditional style Punch & Judy booth, the Puppetuity Zoo Show follows theadventures of a hapless zookeeper.
Angel Square (Sat) / Beverley Friary Gardens (Sun)
by Noisy Oyster
'Noughtymation’ demonstrates a first attempt at using XBee radios under Arduino control, to bring programmed light effects to our 3D printed marionettes.
Scratch Space @ The Friary Nursery
by String Theatre
An old man and a community of animals live freely in harmony with nature until one day a big flood arrives…
Ronnie, (best known as Zippy from Rainbow), will show puppets from his amazing collection.
Beverley Friary Gardens