All About Us

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My mum and dad were variety performers. My dad later produced pantomimes and seaside summer shows. I’ve produced TV shows and events myself as well as being a ‘Prof’.

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I married Mary - niece of the celebrated puppeteer John Wright who founded London’s Little Angel Theatre. Mary has spent a lifetime as a professional puppeteer/puppet maker for theatre, television and film.

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Our daughter Katey is a Punch Prof and third generation puppeteer. Her daughter Roisin is a keen fan of Mr. Punch and may yet be the fourth generation in a family tradition.

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Photo: David Levene for the Guardian

We have a family history – too – of promoting the Punch and Judy tradition itself. From Mr. Punch’s 300th birthday in 1962 to his recent 350th in 2012 and onwards we’ve been proud to be ambassadors for this great British tradition and to have organised many of its major events.

 

NOW BOOKING FOR 2019



This year Punch and Judy are joined by added attractions including the old fashioned marionettes of
 Boneshaker Brothers Skeleton Circus

Available for festivals, fun days and all manner of public events

Summer season on Brighton seafront starts later in the year.



Our special sessions for schools are just the ticket too.


Mr. Punch knows all about the Victorians, seaside holidays past and present and toys and games.


Here's what one Head Teacher said:

Thank you for an incredibly engaging and educational session. Our Year 2 children were completely enthralled by the show and loved the puppet handling session and talk. Children and staff laughed and learnt a lot and the follow up writing by the pupils showed how much they'd taken in. We would highly recommend!



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