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THE TIN FOREST - PUPPETCRAFT
Friday 27th October
Time: Show 3pm - 4pm Workshop 2pm - 3pm
Drayton Arts Festival Event
A puppet show and workshop based on the book by Helen Ward, illustrated by Wayne Anderson, published by Templar. For everyone... all the way down to 3 year olds.An old man lives in a dreary junkyard, full of other people's broken and unwanted junk. He dreams that one day his world will be full of life, colour and sound. His wish is about to come true...The Tin Forest is an uplifting, humorous and touching show, full of visual invention, puppetry and musical fun...with mechanical birds, a wind-up circus and exotic animals of all shapes and sizes.
A workshop will be run before the show for anyone aged 7 years and up, including family groups. You will learn to perform in a metal junk-instrument and bamboo orchestra, using instruments made by a blacksmith and play the overture to the show. Limit of 30 attendees. Only to booked through the box office.