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Earning Your Living as a Puppeteer

Written by Caroline Astell-Burt on April 22, 2016

You might have a dream. You want to be a puppeteer? How do you get your work to a level where you can earn your living as a puppeteer. A starting point would be to take the Foundation Course. If this goes well, then you can start to take the...

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Foundation Course in Derby special bursaries for Derby-Based artusts

Written by Lauren Parker on February 14, 2016

The Foundation consist of 24 days of training taken in three parts in any order: marionette making, puppetry in education and therapy and first steps towards becoming a professional puppeteer. The London School of Puppetry is developing a brand new course. Continuing an established policy of offering training opportunities in puppetry...

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Derby - another home base for LSP

Written by Lauren Parker on January 20, 2016

Courses are now being planned in the Midlands- Join us in Derby!  LSP training can be taken as occasional short exciting bouts of training from only one day. Or shared as a considered curriculum for the professional puppeteer. Contact info@londonschoolofpuppetry.com.

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Jhess Knight and Stems Music

Written by Lauren Parker on January 05, 2016

Jhess Knight carved her marionette at LSP then developed a piece of work created within her marionette module and developed as part of the business module. She has made something quite beautiful with Stems Music.  Follow the link.  http://youtu.be/OxFBm-aIf8s    

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LSP students make history

Written by Caroline Astell-Burt on January 05, 2016

       Following a month long visit to Japan to study otome bunraku (women's puppetry) at the wonderful Hitomi Puppet Theatre in Kawasaki with Yoshiko Murakani, Caroline Astell-Burt returned to LSP to share what she learnt. The result was the first performance of otome bunraku styled puppetry in the...

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