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Animations Online 35 - Autumn 2011

• Editorial
• PCT Director’s Letter
• News Special: Suspense Festival
An Unmissable Occasion Penny Francis
Skipton Puppet Festival 2011
How 2 Tweet Isobel Smith
The Handspring Experience Isobel Smith
• AO35 Reviews


paper Animations Online 34 - Summer 2011

• Editorial
• PCT Director’s Letter
• News & Noticeboard
• News Special: Edinburgh Fringe Preview

• Penny Francis on Training
• Pif-Paf by Eleanor Hooper and Pete Gunson
• Puppetry Snax 2 report by Isobel Smith
• AO34 Reviews

paper Animations Online 33 - Spring 2011

Editorial
• PCT Director’s Letter
• News & Noticeboard
• News Special: Arts Council England National Portfolio
Puppetry Snax Alexander Winfield
Vision On Liat Rosenthal at Manipulate
Moving Parts Caroline Astell-Burt
• Reviews
• Reviews: London International Mime Festival

paper Animations Online 32 - Winter 2011

Editorial Dorothy Max Prior
• PCT Director’s Letter Linda Lewis
News
• News Special:London International Mime Festival Previewed
• The Kohler and Jones Show Jeremy Bidgood
• 1927 Chris Gilvan-Cartwright
• Big Ideas Dorothy Max Prior
• Reviews

paper Animations Online 31 - Autumn 2010

> Editorial Dorothy Max Prior

PCT Director’s Letter Linda Lewis

>News

News Special: Big Ideas Conference

> From the Frontline: Colossal Crumbs Annie Brooks

> Good Things Beccy Smith

> Of Kings and Clowns Max Prior

> From Nothing to Something Isobel Smith

> Fundraising in the Big Society Linda Lewis

> A Relation of the Puppet: Mask Penny Francis

> Pekko's Puppeteer Peter Charlton

> Magic Moments Dorothy Max Prior

> Reviews

> Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2010

> Beverley Puppet Festival 2010

paper Animations Online 30 - Summer 2010

> Editorial

> PCT Director’s Letter

> News

> News Special: Edinburgh Fringe 2010

> Dramaturgy Penny Francis

> Puppets and Words Raven Kaliana

> Bali Moon Dorothy Max Prior

> A Happy Accident Emma Leishman

> Look, See, Do Cariad Astles

> From the Frontline: Toast Done! Isobel Smith

> Reviews

> New Reviewers – Competition Winner

paper Animations Online 29 - Spring 2010

> Editorial

> PCT Director’s Letter

> News

> Modernist Etudes Matthew Isaac Cohen

> Manipulated, Emma Leishman

> To Be Or Not To Be: A Material Nigel Luck

> Ephemeral Animation Tamsin Newlands

> Puppetry in the UK  Dorothy Max Prior

> From The Frontline: Big Man Walking Simon Hart

> Suspense London Puppetry Festival 2009

> London 2010 International Mime Festival

> Other reviews

> Book Review

paper Animations Online 28 - Autumn/Winter 09

> Editorial

>
PCT Director’s Letter

>News & Noticeboard

>Profile Mossoux-Bonte by Dorothy Max Prior

>From the Frontline One & Other – A Puppet on the Fourth Plinth Adam Bennett

>In Suspense Peter Glanville

>Sound and Vision James F Foster

>Make and Do Forkbeard’s Summer School by Dorothy Max Prior

>A Few Things I Know Estelle Rosenfeld’s visual diary

>News Special: 2010 Mime Fest – preview

> Charleville-Mezieres World Festival Penny Francis and Kirsty Taylor

> Bristol Festival of Puppetry Alissa Mello

> Skipton Puppet Festival Mark Whitaker

> MAF Santander Edward Taylor

> Edinburgh Festival Fringe by Darren East, Penny Francis, Gilbert Taylor, Beccy Smith

> Hunger Eleanor Margolies


paper Animations Online 27 - Summer 09

> A New Age for Puppets by Penny Francis

> Breaking out of the Box by Fay Tsitsou

> Placing Puppetry at the Heart of our Adventures – The Puppet Centre Trust by Beccy Smith

> Obituary – Glen Alexander by Penny Francis

> Profile: Complicite by Eleanor Margolies

> Reviews

> News & Noticeboard


paper
Animations Online - Issue 26 - Spring 2009

> Adventures in Dance and Puppetry by Janet Lee and Nigel Luck

> Figurative Puppet and Animated Object by Penny Francis

> Light and Shade Alissa Melo reports from the Manipulate Festival of Visual Theatre

> Editor’s Letter

> From the Frontline Dugald Ferguson and Klaus Kruse of Living Structures

> Profile – Luis Z Boy by Mark Whitaker

> Noticeboard

> London International Mime Festival

> Other show reviews

> Book reviews



paper Animations Online - Issue 25 -Winter 2008

> The Visionaries
Dorothy Max Prior

> The Rod and The String
Penny Francis

> Thentriloquisn Ngade Singkle
Ken Campbell

> Editor's Letter

> From The Frontline Emotional Diary of  the Naked Puppeteer by Mark Down

> Company Profile Storybox Theatre by Penny Francis

Reviews
> Show Reviews
> Film, Exibition & Other Media Reviews
> Book Review
> Noticeboard

 

paper Animations Online - Issue 24 - Summer 2008

>Wayang on International Stages – Matthew Isaac Cohen

>From the Frontline: Making Memories – Amelia Bird from Gomito

>Company Profile: Green Ginger – Dorothy Max Prior

Reviews: >Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2008 >Titirimundi 2008 >ROH2 Faeries >Book Reviews
>News & Noticeboard


paper Animations Online - Issue 23 - Spring 2008
> The Gathering
Matthew Isaac Cohen on the 20th UNIMA Congress and World Puppetry Festival
> Marathon Man
Adam Bennett on Puppet Sports at UNIMA
> Mr Punch: Rebel With a Cause
Martin Reeve at May Fayre
> From the Frontline
Lilly Through the Dark – Edward Wren from The River People
> Company Profile
Shona Reppe Puppets – Penny Francis
> Reviews from x.trax 2008
> Other reviews
> News & Noticeboard

paper Animations Online - Issue 22 - Spring 2008
> Seeing the Light Alissa Mello reports from the Manipulate Visual Theatre Festival
> From the Frontline Toby Olié on developing the role of Joey for the acclaimed production
War Horse at the National Theatre
> Company Profile: Forkbeard Fantasy. Profile by Rowan Lock and Dorothy Max Prior
> Reviews including Reviews from the London International Mime Festival 2008
> Exibition Review The Little Theatre of Disease and Desire
> News & Noticeboard



paperAnimations Online - Issue 21 - Autumn/Winter 2007
> Playing with Snuff Puppets by Nigel Luck
> Bunraku and Tabletop: What’s in a Name?
by Penny Francis
> Puppetry in Progress by Matthew Isaac Cohen
> The World Through Wooden Eyes by John M Blundall
> Pot Heads by Dorothy Max Prior
> Company Profile
Jacolly Puppet Theatre
> From the Frontline
Sarah Wright
> Reviews

> Book, Film and Media Reviews

> News & Noticeboard

paperAnimations Online - Issue 20 - Summer 2007
FEATURES:
>More than Pretty Pictures by Horatio Blood
>Paper Angels by Dorothy Max Prior
>Back to the Future by Beccy Smith
>Silver Jubilee by Penny Francis
>Funding Cuts – a survivor’s guide by Natalie Querol
REGULARS:
> Company Profile: Faulty Optic by Dorothy Max Prior
> From the Frontline: Get in Yer Box! by Gilbert Taylor and Darren East of Unpacked
> Reviews
> News and Noticeboard


paperAnimations Online - Issue 19 - Spring 2007

FEATURES:
>To Use or Not To Use by Janet Lee and Nigel Luck
>Play, Process, Product by Adam Bennet
Training and Professional Development:
>Puppets, Actors and Children’s Theatre by Matthew Isaac Cohen
Preview: >Burkett in Britain! by Beccy Smith
REGULARS:
Company Profile: >Small World Theatre by Penny Francis
From the Frontline: >Home From the Land of Ice & Snow by Dik Downey of Pickled Image
>Reviews London International Mime Festival, FeEast at Riverside and more…
>News and Noticeboard: Updates from puppeteers and puppet-theatre companies; news from other arts organisations; training and professional development, including Puppetry in Progress; publications and media.


Animations Online - Issue 18 - Autumn/Winter 2006
• Puppets on the Fringe – The Sequel: Festival die-hard Beccy Smith sees a great deal of puppetry in Edinburgh
• The Art of Puppetry: Matthew Isaac Cohen muses on the many uses and abuses of puppets within contemporary fine art practice
• The Potential of Puppetry: Matthew Isaac Cohen and Dorothy Max Prior introduce responses to the Scottish Arts Council’s review
• Training and Professional Development: Penny Francis reports on the Polish Festival of Schools of Puppetry 2006
• Preview: The London International Mime Festival 2007 in words and pictures, by Dorothy Max Prior
• Company Profile: Doo Cot by Penny Francis
• From the Frontline: Note To Self – Quit Suffering! or, my first puppetry directing job and what I learned from it.  Amy Rose shares some strategies for flourishing in British puppet theatre
• Reviews: Buxton Puppet Festival, Avenue Q and more.
• News and Noticeboard: Updates from puppeteers and puppet-theatre companies; news from other arts organisations; training and professional development; publications and media

Animations Online - Issue 17 - Summer 2006
• Puppets on the Streets by Dorothy Max Prior
• Welfare, Farewell by Beccy Smith
• What a Site! By Christine Marfleet
• A Fabulous Beast by Penny Francis
• Company Profile: Kazuko Hohki by Claudia Orenstein
• From the Frontline: Mandy Travis of Lost & Found Theatre
• Reviews: Velo Theatre, Told by An Idiot, and Show-Ko Sit-Down Comedy from Japan at Brighton Festival, Unpacked and others from CPT Sprint - and many more!
• News and Noticeboard:Updates from puppeteers and puppet-theatre companies; news from other arts organisations; training and professional development; publications and media

Animations Online - Issue 16 - Spring 2006
• Ball, Stick, Rope – Puppet? object animation in circus
by Dorothy Max Prior
• Missing Punchline: Mr Punch and political puppetry by Glyn Edwards
• Where Have all the Puppets Gone? The case for a national collection by Penny Francis
• Company Profile: Improbable
• Reviews– Stephen Mottram’s Animata trilogy at the London International Mime Festival, Sketty Production’s Imogen, the RSC, Oily Cart, Tbilisi and many more!
• Book Review: Schattentheater/Shadow Theatre 3 by Rainer Reusch
• From the Frontline:The 4Story Building by Tom Scutt
• News and Noticeboard:Updates from puppeteers and puppet-theatre companies; news from other arts organisations; training and professional development; conferences and symposia; publications and media
:comments, corrections, clarifications


Animations Online - Issue 15 - Winter 2005
Focus on Festivals:
•Puppets Puppets Everywhere–2005 UK puppetry festivals round-up by Penny Francis
•Total PuppetryDorothy Max Prior on how puppetry fared at the Fringe Festival 2005
•Moving into Mime–shows featuring puppetry and object animation at the London International Mime Festival 2006
Plus...
•Company Profile: Oily Cart
•Reviews–Blind Summit in Madam Butterfly at ENO, Peter Ketturkat’s Theatre of Objects at Skipton, Green Ginger’s Rust, Faulty Optic new show Horsehead, DNA’s Baba Yaga, Movingstage, Akhe and many more!
•News and Noticeboard:Updates from puppeteers and puppet-theatre companies; news from other arts organisations; training and professional development; conferences and symposia; publications and media



Animations Online - Issue 14 - Summer 2005
• PCT Update: News from the Puppet Centre Trust - News from the Puppet Centre Trust - the latest from director Beccy Smith
• PCT Bursary Awards
• PCT Training and Professional Development: Masterclass with Teatro Marionetas do Porto at visions festival 2004. Report by Niamh Lawlor
• Company Profile: theatre-rites
by Dorothy Max Prior
• Feature: Political Puppetry - where did it go? asks Penny Francis
• Training Focus: David Neat highlights an innovative design for performance course at Wimbledon School of Art plus an update from Central School of Speech and Drama by Cath Connolly
• Reviews –A World in Your Shell-Like, Spirit and The Grass is Greener
• Noticeboard - News from puppeteers, companies and other arts organisations. Coming events and workshops.


Animations Online - Issue 13 - Spring 2005
• PCT Update: News from the Puppet Centre Trust - the latest from director Beccy Smith
• PCT Training and Professional Development: Vocal Masterclass with Neville Tranter at the Bath
International Puppetry festival
• Company Profile: Garlic Theatre by Penny Francis
• Feature: Anarchy in the UK scene – home-grown adult puppetry surveyed by Dorothy Max Prior
• Feature: Creating the Chatterbox – an outsider’s view of working with puppets by 'puppet virgin' Toby Hulse

Animations Online - Issue 12 - January 2005
• PCT Update: News from the Puppet Centre Trust - the latest from director Beccy Smith
• PCT Training and Professional Development: Make It and Move It - Intensive course with Tbilisi Basement Theatre Puppeteers.
• Feature: You Win Some, You Lose Some: Penny Francis on the highs and lows of 2004.
• Feature: Grown-Up Puppetry - Dorothy Max Prior
• Reviews - visions festival, theatre-rites and Trestle
• Noticeboard: news from puppeteers, companies and other arts organisations. Coming events and workshops.


Animations Online - Issue 11 - November 2004
• PCT Update: News from the Puppet Centre Trust - the latest
• Company Profile: Horse + Bamboo
• Feature: Grown-Up Puppetry - Dorothy Max Prior with the first of a two-part look at puppetry for adult audiences
• Feature: Training Matters: Why Actors Need Puppetry by Eleanor Margolies
• Feature: Shorts are Beautiful: Penny Francis on the beauty of brevity in puppetry performance.
• Reviews - Visions Festival Round-Up, Venus and Adonis, Moby Duck
• Noticeboard: news from puppeteers, companies and other arts organisations. Coming events and workshops.


Animations Online - Issue 10 - October 2004
• PCT Update: News from the Puppet Centre Trust - the latest from project manager Beccy Smith
• Company Profile: The Ding Foundation
• Feature: Questions of Training - Penny Francis looks at some International options
• Feature: Spotlight on Young People’s Theatre -Blind Summit at BAC
• Feature: Buxton or Bust - Buxton Puppet Festival director Peter Charlton on his 2004 success
• Reviews - Vietnamese Water Puppetry, Ding Foundation and lots from the Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2004
• Noticeboard: news from puppeteers, companies and other arts organisations. Coming events and workshops.



Animations Online - Issue 9 - August 2004
• PCT Update:News from the Puppet Centre Trust - the latest from project manager Beccy Smith
• PCT Funding News:Puppetry Hits the Jackpot!
• PCT Training and Continuing Professional Development:Burkett Masterclass Report
• Company Profile:Puppetcraft by Beccy Smith
• Feature:I Know What I Like by Penny Francis
• Reviews
• Noticeboard:news from puppeteers, companies and other arts organisations. Coming events and workshops.
• Obituary: Sally McNally


Animations Online - Issue 8 - June 2004
• Feature: Festival, Festival. Penny Francis reports from Edinburgh and Bath
• Photo Feature: A Day in the Life - World Puppetry Day
• Reviews: Little Angel Theatre Jabberwocky, Burkett and Tbilisi at BITE and multi-media Invertigo
• Company Profile
: Norwich Puppet Theatre
• News from the Puppet Centre Trust: the latest from project manager Beccy Smith
• PCT Training and Continuing Professional Development: Burkett Masterclass
• News
: updated by Beccy Smith.


Animations Online - Issue 7 - april 2004
• Puppet Centre Trust Update: from project manager Beccy Smith.
• Feature: Respect! Penny Francis on valuing puppeteers
• Reviews: Dorothy Max Prior on Black Hole's Forget Me Not at the London International Mime Festival
• Company Profile: Beccy Smith meets Blind Summit
• Training and Continuing Professional Development: PCT seminar report
• Noticeboard: news from puppeteers, companies and other arts organisations. Coming events and workshops.
• Publications: new books on puppetry and related theatre.

Animations Online - Issue 6 - winter 03/04
• Puppet Centre Trust News
• Feature: What is an artform? Penny Francis reflects on puppetry: performing art or craft?
• Review: Can you do sleaze in an embassy? Mark Down on Cabaret Decadanse by Montreal's Soma International
• News -Little Angel appoint new director, BAC, Green Ginger, Puppeteers UK, Finders Keepers, British Animation Awards 2004.
• Book Reviews


 

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