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"Theatre-Rites is one of those rare companies who produce theatre for children which is also immensely satisfying for adults"
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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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Tickets released for Animating the Brain, a work-in-progress performance at Polka Theatre
Recycled Rubbish arrives in Bangkok
We are seeking a lead puppeteer and a musician/performer
The Broke 'N' Beat Collective head to Birmingham
Chotto Desh wins a Family Arts Best Event Award
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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

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