Summer Party 2016

Summer Party 2016 Sunday 4 September, 1pm-5pm Our annual summer party returns to send off the summer holidays in style and celebrate the opening of our brand new autumn shows Emily Rising and Let’s Fly. 1pm – 5pm at St … Continue reading

27.07.2016
Catalyst: Evolve support from Arts Council England

Support from Arts Council England “We are delighted to have been awarded Catalyst: Evolve support from Arts Council England. The timing perfectly supports the implementation of our new strategy. Our turnover and activity has grown steadily for the last eight … Continue reading


Are you an Islington resident? Join us at Summerversity

Muppet-Style Puppet Cabaret 9 – 13 August, 10.30am-3.30pm Who’s your favourite muppet? Create a fun, colourful and felt covered puppet inspired by Jim Henson’s beloved creations. Then take to the stage and perform a short sketch perfect for your brand … Continue reading


We’re Going on a Bear Hunt: On Tour Autumn 2016

We’re Going on a Bear Hunt On Tour Autumn 2016 If you didn’t get a chance to enjoy We’re Going on a Bear Hunt at Little Angel Theatre we’ve got good news, the production will return to London in the Autumn as part … Continue reading


Family Fun Day – Sun 19 June, 1-4pm

Family Fun Day Sun 19 June, 1-4pm Join us for our Family Fun Day this Sunday 19th June from 1pm-4pm at our Studios. We’re throwing our doors open to the local community for a whole afternoon of fun and completely free activities for all … Continue reading


Puppet Space, Wednesday 20th April, 7pm

PUPPET SPACE #puppetgathering   Welcome to the Spring edition of Puppet Space, an opportunity to catch up with old and new friends and discuss all things puppetry related. We are also delighted to host a special guest slot by puppeteer … Continue reading


Puppet Space, Wednesday 17th February, 7pm

PUPPET SPACE Wednesday 17th Feb, 7pm PUPPET SPACE #puppetgathering Welcome to the first Puppet Space of 2016 and an opportunity to catch up with old and new friends and discuss all things puppetry related. We are also delighted to be … Continue reading


Administration and Fundraising Intern

Administration and Fundraising Intern (6 month fixed term contract)  DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 5 Feb. Are you 16- 24 years old and an Islington resident? Be a part of our fantastic team and take the first step into a career in the arts … Continue reading


Christopher Leith passes away, a great loss for puppetry

Christopher Leith passes away, a great loss for puppetry. We are shocked and saddened to report that Christopher Leith, former Artistic Director and long-standing associate of Little Angel Theatre, passed away peacefully on Saturday 17th October. Christopher was diagnosed with … Continue reading


Discussing the issues in The Journey Home with children and young people

Discussing the issues in The Journey Home with children and young people. A few ideas for parents, teachers and anyone seeing the show with children We hope you enjoyed your visit to the Little Angel Theatre to see The Journey … Continue reading


Relaxed Performance – The Journey Home

Relaxed Performance – The Journey Home At 2pm on Saturday 10th October, we’ll be holding a Relaxed Performance of The Journey Home. Relaxed Performances are provided for people who would benefit from a more relaxed environment, or are uncomfortable with … Continue reading


Spectrum Youth Theatre: Frankenstein Project 2015/16

A Creative Saturday Puppet Club for 11 to 17 year olds with high functioning autism Photo: Kafka’s The Metamorphosis, presented by Little Angel Youth Theatre, 2013 What is Spectrum Youth Theatre? Spectrum Youth Theatre (SYT) is a puppet youth theatre … Continue reading


suspense festival – Volunteer Call Out

suspense puppetry festival – Volunteer Call Out We are delighted to announce the Volunteer Call Out for Suspense Puppetry Festival 2015. This year’s festival is shaping up to be the best yet. Performing companies include the amazing Handspring Puppet Company … Continue reading


Puppet Space: 17 Sep, 7pm

PUPPET SPACE #puppetgathering Date: Thursday 17th September Time: 7-9.30pm A place to catch up with friends, patch up with enemies and discuss all things puppetry related. Following on from our second networking meeting in the summer, which attracted 60 attendees … Continue reading


THE JOURNEY HOME: BOOK SIGNING AND READING

THE JOURNEY HOME: BOOK SIGNING AND READING Join us on Tuesday 25th August from 2pm at Waterstones Islington Green for a very special event to celebrate our production of The Journey Home. Meet Frann Preston-Gannon, the award winning author of … Continue reading


Summer Party 2015

Summer Party Animal Antics! Sunday 6th September 1.00pm-5.00pm We are excited to announce that the annual Little Angel Summer Party this year will be on Sunday 6th September, please save the date and we hope that you will be able … Continue reading


Puppet Space: 29th July 7-9.30pm

Puppet Space A place to catch up with friends, patch up with enemies and discuss all things puppetry related. Following on from the first networking meeting in May, which attracted 60 attendees and was a buzzing hive of chatter, we … Continue reading


Decline in School Bookings – Little Angel Theatre’s Response

Decline in School Bookings – Little Angel Theatre’s Response There has been a great deal of talk in the media recently about the decline in school bookings and the consequent crisis for Children’s Theatres, notably through the Unicorn’s blog post and … Continue reading


Reflections of Associate Artists

(image from Meadow by Old Saw) Reflections of Associate Artists As Greta Clough hands on the mantle of Little Angel Theatre Associate Artist to Shakera Ahad, both of them share some of their thoughts on puppetry, what drives them as … Continue reading


LITTLE ANGEL THEATRE’S BIG ARTIST CALL OUT

Little Angel Theatre’s Big Artist Call Out Little Angel Theatre welcomes applications for our artist development platforms: INCUBATE, HATCH and FIRSTS. If you have any enquiries regarding these schemes, please feel free to email the nominated contacts detailed below.   … Continue reading


Suspense Festival returns 29 Oct-8 Nov 2015

suspense festival 2015 The UK’s premiere puppetry festival for adult audiences returns on 29 Oct – 8 Nov Visit our dedicated website, explore our programme and plan a great night out. www.suspensefestival.com


Puppet Space: Wed 27 May – You’re Invited

Puppet Space A place to catch up with friends, patch up with enemies and discuss all things puppetry related. Little Angel staff will be on hand to discuss opportunities coming up for developing new puppetry projects and presenting your work … Continue reading


New Artistic Director / Producer Announced

Samantha Lane joins Little Angel Theatre as Artistic Director / Producer Little Angel Theatre is delighted to announce the appointment of their new Artistic Director / Producer, who also takes up the position of Chief Executive. Samantha Lane will take … Continue reading


New partnership with Angel Central

Parnership with Angel Central announced This week, Angel Central Shopping Centre, Islington, announced its official community partnership with Little Angel Theatre. The partnership celebrates two local organisations coming together to support the community with initiatives that deliver education and engaging … Continue reading


Michael Rosen and the Mayor of Islington open Little Angel Studios

Michael Rosen and the Mayor of Islington open Little Angel Studios Little Angel Studios is the new Creative Learning Centre run by Little Angel Theatre. It houses an expanding programme of education and participation activities for all ages, professional development, … Continue reading


Establishment of a new Puppetry Development Consortium

Establishment of a new Puppetry Development Consortium Little Angel Theatre is excited to be a core member of this new initiative. Between November and January a collaborative project called ‘Working Together to Strengthen Puppetry’ funded by Arts Council England and managed by … Continue reading


The Theatres Trust: Theatres Protection Fund Small Grants Scheme

The Theatres Trust: Theatres Protection Fund Small Grants Scheme We are delighted to announce that we have been awarded a grant of £3,700 from The Theatres Trust which will enable us to complete essential and urgent repairs to the roof of our … Continue reading


Puppetry Courses and Classes at Little Angel Theatre 2015

Puppetry Courses and Classes 2015 Take you pick from our excellent programme of courses especially designed to nurture your development. This is a comprehensive list of professional development opportunities, find out more about each course by clicking the link next … Continue reading


Craft Beer Tasting at Little Angel Theatre

Craft Beer Tasting at Little Angel Theatre BOOK TICKETS FOR JABBERWOCKY BEER TASTING – CLICK HERE. To celebrate our local partnership with craft beer specialists, Brewhouse & Kitchen Islington, we’re inviting you to enjoy a post-show beer tasting at Little … Continue reading


Introducing ‘Little Angel Lates’

Introducing ‘Little Angel Lates’ In celebration of our evening performances of Jabberwocky we are excited to introduce our reimagined drinks and snacks menu. We’ve teamed up with local craft beer specialists, Brewhouse & Kitchen Islington, to present an exciting bespoke … Continue reading

01.02.2015
Prize Draw

Little Angel Prize Draw We have eight incredible prizes up for grabs, all you need to do is get a ticket for a chance to win!  You could find yourself spending a night in the Executive Suite at the Hilton … Continue reading


Christmas Ideas at Little Angel Theatre

Christmas Ideas at Little Angel Theatre   Little Angel Theatre and Stephen Einhorn have joined creative forces for an exciting new partnership creating very collectable limited edition charms; available in silver, gold and platinum. The charms are modelled on key … Continue reading


Inspired by Jabberwocky

Jabberwocky! We introduced our beloved production with an inspiring reading by acclaimed spoken word poet Pete the Temp. Jabberwocky has now left Little Angel Theatre, but here is a brilliant performance of the poem by class 5W of Curwen Primary … Continue reading


Little Angel Theatre Charms

LITTLE ANGEL CHARMS For the past few months we have been working with the fantastic team at Stephen Einhorn Jewellery to make something very special indeed. Two very important and precious pieces of Little Angel Theatre history caught Stephen’s imagination … Continue reading


10% discount for Little Angel Theatre guests at Hilton London Islington!

10% discount for Little Angel Theatre guests at Hilton London Islington! It’s just a 5 minutes walk from the Little Angel Theatre, the newly refurbished Hilton London Islington cannot be beaten for proximity and convenience! The hotel proposes 190 sophisticated … Continue reading


Parliament Hill School group raises money for Little Angel Theatre

A group from Parliament Hill School has raised over £200 for Little Angel Theatre’s Restoration SOS campaign. They achieved this fantastic amount by organising a ‘how many sweets in the jar’ competition, a cake stall and a sponsored swim. Little … Continue reading