Our volunteer team is hugely important to the work that Puppet Place does. We have opportunities to help out with public events and with our news team. Details are listed below.


Events Volunteers

We are seeking volunteers to help us with our public events. We need people to help us with Creative Cafe nights and workshops; this includes assisting with setting up our spaces, refreshments and event stewarding. If you would like to help us then please read the document linked here:


Puppet Place – Events Volunteer Role Description – Dec 2018



Press Team Volunteer

We are seeking a new volunteer to join our news team.  We are looking for someone with a strong interest and passion for live puppetry in the theatre or on the street , who is a reliable and a strong communicator.  If you would like to help us then please read the document linked here:


Puppet Place – Press Team Volunteer Role Description – Feb 2019


We currently have no vacancies at Puppet Place, please subscribe to our newsletter for the latest jobs and opportunities with us.


Looking for a desk in central Bristol to use as an occasional workspace? Puppet Place offers hot-desking facilities at £10 per day. This includes WIFI, tea and coffee and access to our shared kitchen, living room space.


Our building is situated on Bristol’s historic harbourside within easy walking distance of the city centre and other key cultural organisations. We offer desk and creation space for artists, animators and makers including; puppeteers, prop makers, graphic designers and filmmakers. Our building is a lively and friendly hub for artists and led by artists for those looking to build connections and work in a mutually supportive environment.


Benefits of becoming a resident at Puppet Place include: a profile on our website, discounted hire rates for our rehearsal studio and fabrication space, a space to deliver workshops and other events in partnership with Puppet Place, the opportunity to work alongside other artists and makers, access to Puppet Place’s database of contacts and resources.


We are currently seeking new residents. If you’re interested in becoming a Puppet Place resident, please contact info@puppetplace.org.


Further information about our rehearsal and fabrication spaces can be found here.



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