"Theatre-Rites is one of those rare companies who produce theatre for children which is also immensely satisfying for adults"
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"Shows for young children by the visionary Theatre-Rites company are always a breath of fresh air"
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"Theatre-Rites is one of those rare companies who produce theatre for children which is also immensely satisfying for adults"
- The Guardian
"A company of genuine originality and flair"
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"No matter your age, (Mischief) should leave you feeling stimulated, rib-tickled, lighter than when you walked in and glad to be alive"
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Today Marks our 21st Birthday and we'd like to Thank You All
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The Lost Glove

It’s that time of year when gloves get lost, and found…

Featuring the amazing handwork of Theatre Rites' puppeteers, the film tells a story of a timid glove lost in a big city - told with surprising use of found objects (3 minutes. 50 seconds).

Explore Our Past Work

Millworks
Lighten Up
Sleep Tight
Catch Your Breath
The Thought That Counts
Hospitalworks
Mischief
Paradise
The Puppet Whisperer
Rubbish
Outside In
The Lost And Moated Land
Shopworks
Finders Keepers
Bank On It
The Broke 'N' Beat Collective
Mojo
Salt
Cellarworks
Beasty Baby
Houseworks
Recycled Rubbish
Unfolding Andersen
The Welcoming Party