Welcome to Clydebuilt Puppet Theatre
Firmly established (since 1987), CLYDEBUILT is a leading Scottish Puppet Theatre Company. The company tour throughout the UK and Europe. Clydebuilt have also toured to the Middle East, and visited China in 2008/2009 and 2010.
Designed for theatres and adapted for schools, both shows and workshops can also enhance school projects and we put creativity at the very heart of our production programme.
Performances are suitable for theatres, festivals, schools, art galleries and family events. we are a very friendly adaptable company who love to talk to the audience after the show and many of our public shows welcome family audiences, with adults and children enjoying performances together.
NEWS - 2017
Clydebuilt are now touring new shows - DINOSAUR DETECTIVES - for everyone aged 5 - 95 years. A show with puppets and projections. Follow the clues to the Dinosaur Bones - for everyone aged 5 - 95! This show has already toured widely in the UK and continues to delight audiences from Southampton to Rural Aberdeenshire.
CLYDEBUILT TOUR TO EVERY CORNER OF THE UK – DO ASK US FOR DETAILS
DIVING BELLE – A look to our lovely summery seaside show. Available for summer schools and venues. RURAL SCHOOLS PUPPETRY PROJECT is ongoing into 2016
FESTIVALS – We have some shows suitable for festivals from Book Festivals to Music Festivals. Some can be performed in tents, but only THE WOLF’S TEA PARTY can be performed outside.
English Theatres - booking now for 2017 -2018 Schools too.
Scottish Theatres and schools - booking now for October - December 2017
In 2013 the company received Lottery Funding for a van and lighting equipment from Creative Scotland, so look out for us near you.
“The children loved it and the staff love the way you interact with the children”
"This is a wonderful, wonderful project" Teachers at Elie Primary with the Rural Schools Puppetry Project
Head Teacher ELIE Primary School, Fife
“Funny, enjoyable, entertaining, clever, excellent, wonderful, fantastic and innovative, just some of the words on the audience feedback sheets, thank you so much for a wonderful show!”
Montgomery Theatre, Sheffield
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