manipulate Visual Theatre Festival Programme 2017

Puppet Animation Festival announces the programme for manipulate Visual Theatre Festival 2017 – its innovative international festival of visual theatre and film.

Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2017 Total Theatre Awards Assessor

Gordon was able to take part in the assessment of productions for the Total Theatre Awards through Puppet Animation Scotland’s bursary opportunity for aspiring producers and programmers. This opportunity is available every year and is advertised from June-July.

Creative Fund

Every year, we open the Creative Fund: an opportunity for puppeteers, animators and visual theatre practitioners to gain funding for their work.

Total Theatre Award

We are thrilled to once again be partaking in the Total Theatre Awards at this year’s Edinburgh Festival Fringe.


Puppet Animation Scotland, supported by the National Theatre of Scotland, offers the following creative development opportunity for Scottish-based artists. Facilitated by leading UK puppeteer Gavin Glover (NTS: The Tin Forest, A Christmas Carol) over nine Monday evening sessions, artists of all disciplines will explore initial creative ideas that they have proposed and which place at their heart elements of live puppet and/or object manipulation performance.

Total Theatre Award Assessor – supported place

We are excited to announce the following professional development opportunity for emerging programmers and producers working in Scotland.