Lakeside Arts
Part of University of Nottingham
Lakeside Arts

Nottingham Puppet Festival

 

Nottingham Puppet Festival 2024

Tuesday 9 April - Saturday 21 April 

Join us for Nottingham Puppet Festival! Alongside venues across the city, we'll be hosting puppet performances, events and an exhibition. Check out what puppet magic is going on at Lakeside below! 

NOTTINGHAM PUPPET FESTIVAL

Anansi and the Lost Sun
Children & Families

Anansi and the Lost Sun

Sunday 21 April 1pm & 3.30pm
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

A funny and inspiring West African tale told with puppetry, spoken word & traditional live West African music. 

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Anansi Storytelling Workshop
Children & Families

Anansi Storytelling Workshop

Sunday 21 April 2pm
Performing Arts Studio

This family workshop will lead you through the colourful tales of the Caribbean and Africa. 

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Club Origami
Children & Families

Club Origami

Saturday 06 April - Sunday 07 April
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Shall we see what we can make with a single square of paper?  As you scrunch the paper see how your imagination begins to dance … 

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Luminarium: LuminiMax
Children & Families

Luminarium: LuminiMax

Saturday 25 May - Sunday 02 June
Highfields Park

Architects of Air are back with an amazing new luminarium!

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Janet
Theatre & Dance

Janet

Friday 12 April 8pm
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Bread based puppet show with pre-show event and talks.

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Dragon
Children & Families

Dragon

Sunday 14 April 1pm & 3.30pm
Djanogly Theatre, Lakeside Arts

Puppets, projections and animation take you on an exhilarating adventure. 

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