News

Apple Pip back on tour!

Joy Haynes (director)  and Meg Amsden (performer) have been working on a new version of Nutmeg’s much loved show Apple Pip. First performance: Saturday October 20th at 11.30 and 2.30 2018 At the Cider and Song Festival at the Museum of East Anglian Life, Iliffe Way, Stowmarket, IP14 1DE http://www.eastanglianlife.org.uk/ (read more)

Sculpture Trail at Raveningham closes Sunday 16th Sept!

Last chance tomorrow to see the WAVENEY VALLEY SCULPTURE TRAIL RAVENINGHAM FRI 17 AUG – SUN 16 SEPT 2018 The Raveningham Centre, Beccles Road, Raveningham, Norfolk NR14 6NU Open every day 10am – 5pm Meg’s new installation – Sweet Chestnut Oak and Hornbeam – can be seen at site no 15 – Six dryad masks relating to Dr Bach’s intuitive …read more…

Kinodrome at Folk East

Kinodrome tent at Folk East Festival. 16th – 19th August 2018. Programme includes kids’ cartoons 10.30 – 12 daily, and introductions to many of the films by the film-makers. Begins Thurs 16th: 7pm: Life on the Deben. Fri 17th: Noon: Fairs in the 70’s – Steve Wolfenden and Bob Edwards; 2 pm: Wildlife, rural, artists’ …read more…

Waveney Valley Sculpture Trail

WAVENEY VALLEY SCULPTURE TRAIL RAVENINGHAM FRI 17 AUG – SUN 16 SEPT 2018 The Raveningham Centre, Beccles Road, Raveningham, Norfolk NR14 6NU Open every day 10am – 5pm Meg’s new installation – Sweet Chestnut Oak and Hornbeam – can be seen at site no 15 – Six dryad masks relating to Dr Bach’s intuitive plant remedies – Faith and Anguish, …read more…

New Tai Chi Films

  Meg has recently completed 6 short films of  Tai Chi classes for Carol Wrigley’s new website http://www.taichi-qigong-suffolk.co.uk/gallery/  featuring Lee and Yang styles, Tai Chi dance, stick and fan forms  (read more) in Beccles, GreatYarmouth, Oulton Broad and Lowestoft.      

Wild Puppet workshops summer 2018

Wild puppet workshop

Apologies to fans! Not now appearing at Needham Lakes Kids’ Fair: Needham Market, Suffolk. Sun July 8th Wild Puppets  Due to pressure of work and inability to work outdoors in the heat.  

A minor change to news

Dear Facebook friends of Nutmeg Puppet Co, This is to say that I am closing my account due to the way the aforementioned outfit is trying to take over our lives and vital information. As I believe that most of you are my actual rather than virtual friends, this won’t be the end of our …read more…

Snow cancels show

Performance of Pip’s Wildlife Garden at Red Oak Academy, Lowestoft,  for World Book Day, due to big snow and school closure! Performer  snowed-in for 5 days, but braved the Arctic winds and snow-drifts to make this film (armed with her Canon Legria camera, and new clippy mics with Zoom recorder). Then came the thaw, and …read more…

Pip’s Wildlife Garden on Tour

“Delightful puppet adventure” – the new 35 minute version of Pip’s Wildlife Garden was a great hit at the Flipside Festival, Snape and Lowestoft, in October.  Ideal for 3 – 6 year-olds or a family audience. Now available for booking for schools, nurseries, and small theatres, community events, festivals, and parties. Also perfect for outdoor …read more…