Diploma Courses

The Diploma in Professional Puppetry was established in 1991 and since then it quickly gained its international reputation, attracting students from all over the world who come to the LSP to facilitate their entry into professional life as puppeteers.

Dividing the coursework into discreet and easily accessible modules, each including a balance of practical and academic work giving any puppeteer trained at the London School of Puppetry a strong sense of identity leaving the course full of confidence and passionate for their craft.


2019/20 Two types of Bursary available to you. PLEASE APPLY

Bursaries available for 1. Advanced puppet theatre practice for Derbyshire theatre professionals or those in disability arts. 2. Therapeutic use of puppets especially in dementia care. Educational use of puppets in language and literacy teaching...

Overlap Course: Applied Puppetry. Derby, East Midlands. 4th October-6th November 2019

Imagine picking up a puppet and feeling confident enough to operate it for an audience. This is the aim of this Course whatever the puppet. What we want to do is to enable you to...