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"Theatre-Rites is one of those rare companies who produce theatre for children which is also immensely satisfying for adults"
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"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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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

The Welcoming Party - MIF
Catch Your Breath
Unfolding Andersen
Mojo
Lighten Up
The Thought That Counts
Hospitalworks
Hang On
Sleep Tight
Houseworks
Salt
Recycled Rubbish
Cellarworks
In One Ear
The Broke 'N' Beat Collective
Bank On It
The Puppet Whisperer
Millworks
Paradise
Mischief
Rubbish
Shopworks
The Welcoming Party - Ruhrtriennale
The Lost And Moated Land