Workshop with the Masters: Japanese String Puppetry
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Workshop with the Masters: Japanese String Puppetry

Presented by: The Masuda String Puppeteers Association

Sun 19th Nov 2017

Price: £30.00

Running time: 10am-3pm

Ages: 18+

Join the Masuda String Puppeteers as they teach you the secrets of working with the Japanese handling board and up to 18 strings in this delicate and intricate artform. Participants will benefit from the tuition of the puppeteers (with translators) and will develop short performance pieces to share with the group.


Workshop participants also get a free ticket to the evening performance of Masuda String Puppetry on Saturday 18 November.  


This tour is supported by the Embassy of Japan


Further information 

Participants must be over 18 years

No previous experience required, but the Japanese puppeteers are especially interested in creating a cultural exchange connection with professional UK puppeteers.


  • Adult: £30

Dates & Times:

You can book offline by calling the box office on 01603 629 921 or emailing

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