From 27 April – 1 May we are going to be focussing on shadow puppetry.
On Monday, watch Boo! a beautiful performance from puppeteer at friend of Little Angel Joni-Rae Carrack (below).
From Tuesday – Friday we’ll be releasing resources showing you how to make your own shadow puppet show at home. Keep checking back to this page for updates.
Please share photos of your shows with us and, with your permission, we will upload them to our gallery. Email your photos to firstname.lastname@example.org or share them with us on Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.
Day One: Build your Shadow Theatre
We show you how to make a shadow theatre our of recycled cardboard and tracing or greaseproof paper. Download the instructions here.
Day Two: Make your Shadow Puppets
You can design your own puppets, or download our template here.
Day Three: Make your puppets move
Once you’ve mastered yesterday’s shadow puppet make, learn how to make moving shadow puppets. Download the instructions and template here.
Day Four: Coloured Shadow Puppets
You can design your own coloured puppets, or download our template here.