A puppet show for the young….. and the young at heart….! Mr Punch is 350 years old this year and the Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre is celebrating his birthday in style, so Roll up! Roll up! and come and see the crocodile, the sausages and Old Mr Punch up to his usual tricks. The show will also feature a variety of marionettes, some juggling and the jolly sound of the mechanical organ as well as the usual cast of characters and the authentic voice of Mr Punch. Plus a surprise visit from Dog Toby and Sally the Seagull! Professor Clive Chandler, presents this age-old drama in the context of today and demonstrates the strength of a living tradition that stretches back more than 300 years.
Saturday 9th June 2012
Shows at 10.30am and 2pm
Duration: 50 mins.
Tickets £4.95 Child 5.95 Adult
Advance Booking Advised: Tel. 0141 339 6185.
The Scottish Mask and Puppet Centre would like to acknowledge the support of the ‘The Big Grin’ which is celebrating Mr Punch’s 350th birthday this year nationally with Heritage Lottery Fund and Puppet Link.