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Puppet Animation Festival 2018

Published: Monday 22nd January 2018

Puppet Animation Festival 2018

PAF 2018

At The Brunton

LITTLE LIGHT - Sat 7 April, 2pm
Vision Mechanics & Haya Cultural Centre, Amman 

Using shadow puppetry, table top puppets, object theatre, dance, music and animation, this new multi-media production tells the story of a lonely boy who discovers companionship and trust through the curiosity of a mischievous star and the devotion of a faithful dog.


Other venues

HOME SWEET GARDEN - Tue 3 April, 11am
Asylon Theatre
North Berwick Community Centre

Home Sweet Garden tells the story of a family and their front garden through the use of puppetry, music and audience interaction.


CONAN AND THE DRAGON - Thu 5 April, 2pm
Yugen Puppet Company
The Bleachingfield Centre, Dunbar

A traditional Scottish tale about a young hero called Conan, who against all odds, manages to defeat and banish a dragon terrorising his remote village, in a far away forgotten region in ancient Scotland.


A HEART AT SEA - Mon 9 April, 2pm
Half A String 
Prestonpans Community Centre

A Heart at Sea uses haunting live music to tell the story of a young Boy who bottles up his heart and throws it into the sea.

TRICKY: A FAIRY STORY - Mon 9 April, 11am & 3pm
Nudge Puppets
John Gray Centre, Haddington 

Tricky is a one woman show, where hands move in unusual ways to create shape-shifting fairies. Using handmade puppets it tells the story of Puck, a baby fairy vying for attention and learning to share.


MERMARELLA: CINDERELLA OF THE SEA - Wed 11 April 2pm
Indigo Moon Theatre
Haddington Corn Exchange


Kidnapped from fresh blue river water to the salty green sea - the story of Cinderella shape-shifts its common international threads into the underwater world, where Mermarella is not the same as those she service