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Sarah Wright Punch Puppeteer and Mac's Gang

Sarah Wright trained at the Little Angel Theatre and has worked extensively within physical and puppetry based theatre ever since. She is Artistic Director of Curious School of Puppetry, Director of Silent Tide, Associate Artist of Kneehigh and of Little Angel Theatre.

Puppet Direction and Consultation:

Kneehigh: Dancing Frog, The Tin Drum, Dead Dog in a Suitcase (and other love songs), 946, Brief Encounter, Red Shoes, Hansel and Gretel, Wild Bride, FUP. Stage Entertainment, Germany: Amelie – the Musical. Shakespeare’s Globe: The Little Match Girl. Little Angel: Angelo, Cupid and Psyche. Young Vic: Life of Galileo, A Season in the Congo. RSC: The Empress, Tempest. Anoushka Shankar: Svatantrya. Sonia Friedman Shows: Nice Fish. Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures: Sleeping Beauty. As Director of Silent Tide: Silent Tide, The Adventures of Curious Ganz (Offie winner 2019)

As a performing Puppeteer includes:

Kneehigh: The Tin Drum. Young Vic: Life of Galileo. Royal Shakespeare Company: Venus and Adonis. Little Angel: A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings, Jabberwocky, Little Mermaid. Faulty Optic/Invisible Thread: Fish Clay Perspex, Plucked, Les Hommes Vides. Improbable: Animo. Green Ginger/WNO: Queen of Spades (Pique Dame).

She also works as a puppeteer for film and television.

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