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Lempen Puppet Theatre - Cardboard Carnival

Wednesday 31 May 2023 13:30 - 14:30

Event No: 15

Compelling solo puppet show - sheer delight for all ages

Venue: Georgian Theatre Royal, Richmond

Carnival of the Animals - Lempen-style!

A compelling celebration of the magic of puppetry, performed by the wonderful Liz Lempen with lots of cardboard, a little help from Charles Darwin, and accompanied by Camille Saint-Saëns’ fabulous Carnival of the Animals music. Inspiration and sheer delight for everyone from 4 to 104.

This is the first of two performances. 

For tickets please book online at or contact the Georgian Theatre Royal box office on 01748 825252.

Generously supported by Eileen Dreyer.