Britain’s exciting new puppetry course!


Our next full-time course will be a seven-week programme running 27th January – 14th March 2020 at The Poly, Falmouth.

Application Packs are now available.

Applications by 14th September please! (Final deadline is 21st September 2019).

Please contact Sarah for more information: sarah@curiouspuppetry.com





Curious School of Puppetry are looking for a motivated, flexible and experienced freelance Producer for 8 months to grow the company through fundraising, programme and marketing. CSP is launching its touring school in the South West at The Poly, Falmouth in January 2020 and developing a series of creative programmes in the SW and nationally. Established in 2015, CSP promotes the emergence of new puppetry talent and excellence across the UK through highly vocational training programmes, masterclass and tasters and supporting creation of new work by the alumni network.


PRODUCER (Development)

Location: Flexible (CSP offices based in London and Bristol)

Contract type: Freelance, 2-3 days per week. Fixed term from October 2019 – May 2020

Fee: £11,400 for 76 days 


For further information, please email Teo Greenstreet: teo@curiouspuppetry.com




We are particularly interested in receiving applications from people from diverse backgrounds, including BAME applicants.

To apply, please request full role description from teo@curiouspuppetry.com then email a CV and covering letter, detailing why you are suitable for the role and what you will bring to it.


Deadline for application: 5pm on 19th September 2019

We will invite shortlisted candidates to attend a meeting with the Artistic Director and Development Director on afternoon of Thursday 26th September 2019





Curious School of Puppetry is investigatory and inspirational. It is grounded in the notion of learning through direct experience from masters of the art.


Curious School of Puppetry offers those with an interest in operating and producing work with puppets a physical understanding of technique, craft and design. Professional puppeteers and directors provide high quality training and nurture students as they discover and develop their own skills.


Curious School of Puppetry provides a platform for the long-term development of excellence in puppetry performance in Britain. The school aims to grow talent in the service of this wonderful form, and foster individual and collective relationships between existing and emerging generations of artist-puppeteers.