Keyword: directors

Silent speech – an interview with Rachael Savage

2014-01-13 Helen Jauregui

Ahead of their Mime Festival show, the artistic director of Vamos Theatre talks in-depth about the extraordinary process of creating full mask theatre.

Creating the Elephantom – an interview with Toby Olié and Finn Caldwell

2013-12-04 Celia Mendizabal

As ‘The Elephantom’ opens at the National Theatre’s Shed, we talk to co-directors Toby Olié and Finn Caldwell about creating a new play with a huge ghost puppet as its star.

Total immersion – writing for puppetry

2013-09-25 Helen Babbs

Famous for its residential writing courses in remote locations, this November will see Arvon venture into the world of puppetry for the first time.

Designing puppet opera – an interview with Isobel Smith

2013-07-31 Helen Jauregui

Puppetry designer and director Isobel Smith talks about her involvement in the forthcoming puppet opera ‘Gala’.

Directing puppet opera - an interview with Bill Bankes-Jones

2013-07-23 Helen Jauregui

The artistic director of Tête à Tête talks about directing 'Gala', a new production about Salvador Dali's wife that sees puppetry and opera combine.

Tête à Tête 2013

2013-07-19 Helen Jauregui

This summer's fringe opera festival opens with ‘Gala’ – a new puppet opera co-produced by The Puppet Centre Trust and Tête à Tête.