Handspring UK will make new theatre using puppets, and as a producing company will collaborate with other producers in the UK and internationally.

We will create a centre of excellence for puppet making and manipulation around our base in London and offer a location for puppeteers and those interested in puppetry to gather and exchange ideas.

As our activities develop we will expand this temporary website.

In 2005 they began working with the National Theatre on War Horse. The show is now running in London, New York and Toronto, has been seen by over a million people and has inspired a blockbuster film by Steven Spielberg.

For further information on the National Theatre’s production of War Horse follow the link here .