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Festival Archive

Browse through galleries, videos and press articles from previous editions of Newcastle Puppetry Festival and also see our animation commissions and education projects.

Newcastle Puppetry Festival debuted in 2017, winning The Journal Culture Award for ‘Best Newcomer’. Since then the event has taken place once every two years and we are now working towards delivering the fourth edition 8th - 15th April 2023 (funding dependent).

Check out the festival archive below to find out more about our previous work or to relive your memories of attending in the past. 

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“So wonderful to have this in Newcastle. More please.”

– Audience member, 2019

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Explore our previous festivals
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2021 Festival
& Tyne Rising

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2019 Festival

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2017 Festival

Watch our animations and practitioner talks

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Stop Motion
Animation
Commission
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