Environmental Shows

The Grove of Pan

The Grove of Pan by Meg Amsden, no. 30 at the River Waveney Sculpture Trail. Seven trees, seven creatures to find. Trail opens Friday 14th August, then every Friday – Sunday 10 – 4 plus Bank Holiday Monday. read more…    

Nutmeg installation at the River Waveney Sculpture trail!

The River Waveney Sculpture Trail opens to the public on Friday 14th August and then runs every weekend Fri – Sun (plus Bank Holiday Monday) 10am – 4pm till 6th September. Adults £4. Look for the Nutmeg workshop at the Family Fun Day  Sun 30th Aug 10am – 4pm. £2 per child. Meg’s installation includes puppets …read more…

Pip’s Wildlife Garden

Pip's Wildlife Garden

Come with Pip to the wild, glorious, overgrown jungle at the bottom of her garden. Watch the hedgehog feasting on snails, see the barn owl hunting, and if you are lucky, dance with the hare by moonlight. But wait a minute! What’s grumpy Gran doing here; clearing brambles, putting up fences, digging the earth, and …read more…

Famous Five Birds

Famous 5 Birds

At 15 mins, our shortest available show! Famous Five Birds – the show – was created as part of a project involving children from 10 schools; a puppeteer and maker (Meg Amsden); a composer (Nathan Williamson); a poet (Matt Howard); two bird experts (Steve and Kathy Piotrowski); a video maker (Debra Hyatt); a bird song …read more…

KNOWLITTLE

Knowlittle

“All my endeavour is to make people believe in and love Nature as I love her.” The extraordinary life and times of Arthur Patterson (writer, cartoonist, zookeeper, warehouseman, showman, pupil-teacher, puppeteer, truancy officer, but above all recorder of the natural history of his beloved Breydon Water ), as seen through the eyes of his wife …read more…

Windy Old Weather

Windy Old Weather

Nan sings as she hangs out the washing to dry on the windy bank of the river Yare, but her grandson Michael would rather spend his summer holiday playing on his computer than listening to her tales of ancient smuggling adventures. As he waits for his new wind-turbine kit to arrive, Zephyr the west wind …read more…

The Rubbish Monster

The Rubbish Monster

What if the crisp packet you’d just thrown away came to life and begged you to take it home? This is just what happens to Katie Dumpster as she paddles her boat down the backwaters of the river, on what is clearly going to be a very strange summer’s day. The story, told with puppets, …read more…

= HEATWAVE ! =

Heatwave

“The sun feels hotter than usual this summer in the marshlands and waterways. Some unusual birds have appeared from the south, and tour-guide Karen is worried by the weather forecast. Meanwhile, Billie’s too busy messing about in the mud to notice anything’s wrong, till he makes an idle wish and finds himself flying on a …read more…

Apple Pip

Apple Pip

From spring blossom & summer fruiting, to autumn harvest and leaf-fall, Pip sings as she swings from the branch of an old apple tree. A show for 3-6 year olds, with storytelling, exquisite puppets, an atmospheric set, original music and songs to join in with. Suitable for nurseries, playgroups, first and pre-schools. Also, for a …read more…