Bristol Festival of Puppetry

Bristol Festival of Puppetry 2009-2015

Dates Announced!

Bristol Festival of Puppetry 2017: 1-10 September

Tobacco Factory Theatres, Watershed and various central Bristol locations.


We are delighted to announce the dates for our fifth festival. Bristol Festival of Puppetry is a biennial celebration of all things animated on stage and screen. In 2017 we will continue to showcase the very best in puppetry from  the UK and welcome international companies to Bristol. Featuring traditional forms and cutting edge performances and films, as ever, there will be something for all ages.


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To find out what we’ve got coming up for the rest of the year check out What’s On.


Image – Rene Baker (Curious School of Puppetry Workshop BFP15)