INVESTING IN THE ARTISTS OF TOMORROW
Every year Blind Summit invests at least £50,000 in training puppet makers and puppeteers
Being a puppeteer is like being a musician except that you have to build your own instrument, learn to play it, and probably write your own music.
Advice - Workshops - Open Auditions
Training - Mentoring
FUTURE THEATRE MAKERS...
Associate Companies - Artists in Residence
"I'd never have leapt about naked on the Young Vic stage if it weren't for Blind Summit!"
Jess Mabel Jones
"Blind Summit is the reason I work in puppetry."
Ben Thompson - Puppetry in NT's Treasure Island, Warhorse, Light Princess & filming of Gravity
"Blind Summit have trained and nurtured a cohort of valuably skilled puppeteers and these performers are much in demand."
Producer of Handspring Puppetry Company (Warhorse)
We look for potential - no one arrives as the whole deal. Then we invest time and money to make them the best.
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