Tag Archives: Preston

The last Ball Pond Bobby shows for 2009

The final performances for 2009 have taken place at the New Continental venue in our home town of Preston, Lancashire, and the Wharton Children’s Centre, Winsford, Cheshire. Shakara Louise Ahad filled in brilliantly for Tids Pickard in the dance and … Continue reading

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Thurtinkle on ‘Look North West’

The day after Thurtinkle’s appearance on the 4th plinth in Trafalgar Square as part of the ‘One and Other‘ project by Antony Gormley, he was met by the BBC, who wanted to interview him and film him ‘doing something ordinary’ … Continue reading

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Preston twinning film

Thurtinkle presents a short video for the town of Kalisz, Poland to celebrate the 20th anniversary of being twinned with Preston Thurtinkle presents Preton-Kalisz twinning video

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Thurtinkle telling stories from the plinth

Thurtinkle telling stories from the plinth Originally uploaded by dnapuppetry Thurtinkle had a great time on the Antony Gormley’s 4th plinth project in Trafalgar Square, London between 11pm and 12 midnight on Sunday September 6th 2009. The ‘One and Other’ … Continue reading

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From the Yardworks blog

A cross posting from Rachel’s Yardworks blog – it falls into this one as well. Last Wednesday, I gave a talk on the connections between the Yardworks and local fairy mythology in Lancashire at the Harris Museum in Preston as … Continue reading

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Shadow Puppet workshops -autumn

Have done some lovely shadow puppet workshops this winter school term with children in Lancaster and Preston. Plus Rachel is currently working with Tate Liverpool and the Everyman Youth theatre on an international artist collaboration with The Xijing Men using … Continue reading

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A Pair of Preston Performances

We were pleased to present two of our best loved performances In Preston last weekend. The Harris Library hosted a performance of ‘Dr Nose Travels Through Time!’ on Saturday October 11th 2008 and the packed audience were quite stunned by … Continue reading

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