"Theatre-Rites is one of those rare companies who produce theatre for children which is also immensely satisfying for adults"
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"Shows for young children by the visionary Theatre-Rites company are always a breath of fresh air"
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"Theatre-Rites is one of those rare companies who produce theatre for children which is also immensely satisfying for adults"
- The Guardian
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"No matter your age, (Mischief) should leave you feeling stimulated, rib-tickled, lighter than when you walked in and glad to be alive"
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The Lost Glove

It’s that time of year when gloves get lost, and found…

Featuring the amazing handwork of Theatre Rites' puppeteers, the film tells a story of a timid glove lost in a big city - told with surprising use of found objects (3 minutes. 50 seconds).

Explore Our Past Work

Lighten Up
Beasty Baby
Cellarworks
Rubbish
Recycled Rubbish
Mojo
Shopworks
Houseworks
The Puppet Whisperer
Salt
The Lost And Moated Land
The Welcoming Party
Mischief
In One Ear
Hang On
Bank On It
Millworks
Unfolding Andersen
Paradise
The Broke 'N' Beat Collective
Hospitalworks
Finders Keepers
Sleep Tight
The Thought That Counts