The Squashbox Puppet Theatre appears at Festivals in Cornwall including the Newlyn Fish Festival providing great entertainment for kids of all ages.
Squashbox Puppet Theatre
Skillywidden is a celebration of the wildlife and countryside of Cornwall. Using Squashbox Theatres distinctive mix of puppets, songs, storytelling and cabaret, with a strong environmental message. Legend has it there are five faery ‘races’ in Cornwall: the Small Folk, the Piskies, the Knockers, the Brownies and – most mischievous of all – the Spriggans.
Join our hero on a journey through the Cornish landscape as he searches for these elusive creatures – in ancient stone circles, old mine workings, fields, farmland, hedgerows and moors.
Meet Skillywidden, the mischievous Pisky, and all of his faery friends! Watch the dance of the beautiful Faery Queen!
Marvel at the incredible Book Of Nature as it literally comes alive before your eyes!
Learn about bees, bats, birds and beetles, and discover the secrets of the Cornish ountryside! More crazy characters, more silly slapstick, more tall tales and more fantastic facts!