Get Curious workshops



Taster-days and Get Curious workshops are held all over the UK. They offer participants a chance to explore puppetry and find out more about the Curious School 7-week course. For more information or to request a workshop contact Sarah at:



2019 Get Curious workshops, Taster-days and talks:


Curious Tea! Come along and find out more from Curious artistic director Sarah Wright

Skipton Puppet Festival at 5.30pm Saturday 5th October 2019:

Tunbridge Wells Puppetry Festival  at 2pm Saturday 12th October 2019:



2nd September 2019 at The Poly, Falmouth

To BOOK A PLACE contact The Poly:


Dates to be announced for tasters at: Bath Theatre Royal, FIO Cardiff and Kneehigh, St Austell


Get Curious workshops – we are looking forward to running three new workshops at Bristol Old Vic.

For more info contact

Monday 11th November 2019:

Dance and physical puppetry: Nandi Bhebhe (Kneehigh), Sarah Wright

Tuesday 12th – Wednesday 13th November 2019:

Word and Puppets, Anna Maria Murphy (Kneehigh/Story Republic), Sarah Wright

Thursday 14th – Friday 15th November 2019:

Devising and directing for Puppetry: Sarah Wright, Liz Walker (FaultyOptic, Invisible Thread)



Kneehigh Coastal Communities

Curious will partner with Kneehigh to present two workshops in 2020 together with their Coastal Communities work. Watch this space for dates.


‘Mentoring through Performance’ – The Adventures of Curious Ganz tours to:

Skipton Festival 5th-6th October 2019

Tunbridge Wells 11th-12th October 2019.

Further info and dates:



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

Saturday 22nd July 2017                       Galway, Ireland


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

29th June 2015         Hall for Cornwall, Truro.

                                    Contact: Kirsty Cotton at

7th July 2015             Liverpool Everyman and Playhouse.

                                    Contact: Emma Whitley at

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

                                   Contact: Emma Williams at

22nd Sept 2015       Manchester HOME Theatre.

                                   Contact: Kevin James at

21st Oct 2015           Northern Stage, Newcastle.

                                   Contact: Katie Catling at


To sign up for one of these Satellite Workshops please contact the venue at the emails above or contact us at