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We’re recruiting a team of volunteers!

Nottingham Puppet Festival is recruiting a team of volunteers – people that want to get closer to the puppet action! We need volunteers to take on a number of exciting…

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Meet our Festival mascot

Maid Marionette, a handcrafted banraku-type puppet, has been unveiled as the mascot for Nottingham Puppet Festival. Beautifully crafted by artist Alison Duddle, Maid Marionette takes inspiration from the legendary heroine,…

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Full programme revealed

From a giant iron man and elephant, hand-sized marionettes and intricate shadow puppets, and the retelling of classics alongside life-affirming stories, to cult series Thunderbirds and Spitting Image, and late-night puppet cabaret,…

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