Taster-day workshops



These one-day ‘taster’ workshops are held all over the UK. They offer participants a chance to explore puppetry and find out more about the Curious School 10-week course. For more information or to request a workshop contact Sarah at: sarah@curiouspuppetry.com


2018 Workshops and discussions:


‘Mentoring through Performance’ – Curious founder Sarah Wright directs Still Curious puppeteers in

The Adventures of Curious Ganz at Little Angel Theatre: 5th Oct – 21st Oct 2018

Meet the puppeteers: Saturday 6th October 2018, 6pm (after the show)


‘Directing Puppetry’ led by Sarah Wright and Alicia Britt

Wednesday 17th October 2018                      Young Vic Theatre, London


Catch up with Curious at Beverley Puppet Festival!

11am Sunday 15th July 2018, Friary Gardens Beverley HU17 0DF


2017 Taster-day workshops were held at:

Tuesday 6th June 2017                           Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland

Thursday 8th June 2017                         Helensburgh, Scotland

Saturday 10th June 2017                        Inverness, Scotland

Tuesday 27th June 2017                        Young Vic Theatre, London

Wednesday 12th July 2017 .                 Edinburgh: Summerhall EH9 1PL

Friday 14th July 2017                            Glasgow: Sloan’s Restaurant G2 8BG

Saturday 15th July 2017                       Curious Tea – 3pm – 5pm. All welcome!

Find out more about our ten-week course over a cup of tea at the Cafe, Summerhall, Edinburgh EH9 1PL

Tuesday 18th July 2017                         Dublin, Ireland TBC

Saturday 22nd July 2017                       Galway, Ireland TBC


2016 Taster-day workshops were held at:

Wednesday 12th October 2016              Exeter Northcott Theatre

Friday 14th October 2016                       Leicester Curve

Wednesday 26th October 2016             Manchester HOME Theatre


2015 Taster-day workshop were held at:

20th June 2015          Chichester Festival Theatre.

                                    Contact: Sian De Wied at sian.dewied@cft.org.uk

29th June 2015         Hall for Cornwall, Truro.

                                    Contact: Kirsty Cotton at kirstyc@hallforcornwall.org.uk

7th July 2015             Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse.

                                    Contact: Emma Whitley at E.Whitley@everymanplayhouse.com

2nd Sept 2015          Bristol Festival of Puppetry, Puppet Place, Bristol

                                   Contact: Emma Williams at producers@puppetplace.org

22nd Sept 2015       Manchester HOME Theatre.

                                   Contact: Kevin James at Kevin.Jamieson@homemcr.org

21st Oct 2015           Northern Stage, Newcastle.

                                   Contact: Katie Catling at KCatling@northernstage.co.uk


To sign up for one of these Satellite Workshops please contact the venue at the emails above or contact us at sarah@curiouspuppetry.com