"Theatre-Rites is one of those rare companies who produce theatre for children which is also immensely satisfying for adults"
- The Guardian
"Shows for young children by the visionary Theatre-Rites company are always a breath of fresh air"
- Time Out
"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"
- The Guardian
"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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Big Up cast, Jack Hobbs, Clarke Edwards, Dorcas Sebuyange, Iestyn Evans, on set

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

Siyanda, Protector of Plants
Bank On It
Lighten Up
Paradise
Mischief
Millworks
Rubbish
Salt
Sleep Tight
The Lost And Moated Land
Cellarworks
The Welcoming Party - Ruhrtriennale
Hospitalworks
Recycled Rubbish
The Thought That Counts
Mojo
In One Ear
Shopworks
The Puppet Whisperer
Animating the Brain
Beasty Baby
The Welcoming Party - MIF
Finders Keepers
The Broke 'N' Beat Collective