SKIPTON PUPPET FESTIVAL
18 Airedale Terrace, Skipton, North Yorkshire, BD23 2BA, England
Tel: 0044 (0)1756 797 149 *
* This is administration only. This is NOT a ticket line.
Skipton Puppet Festival is England’s largest celebration of puppet theatre for families.
Since 2005 this cosy market town at the edge of the Yorkshire Dales has become
a magnet for puppet enthusiasts. Our biennial celebration showcases puppetry from
all over the UK and beyond. With a packed weekend of ticketed and free
performances, workshops, exhibitions and a parade, Skipton presents an inspirational melting pot for artists and enthusiasts, offering puppet experiences for every age.
The festival is delivered by Skipton Puppet Festival Ltd. A not for profit company limited by guarantee registered in England and Wales. Company number: 8106114
There are eight directors who largely give there time in a voluntary capacity.
Liz & Daniel Lempen, Clare Danek, Ben Pugh, Diana Bayliss, Andy Glen, Lizzie Allen, Harold Hoggarth
See our Festival Evaluation report from the 2015 Festival: Click here
The Festival Box Office is only operational from August to October in a festival year.