Manipulate Blog

Theatre Jinks 30/01/2015
Emma King, one of the team behind Theatre Jinks, has been a regular presence at recent manipulate fe...

And then… he ate me… 30/01/2015

Andrea Miltnerova: interview 30/01/2015
Andrea Miltnerova Rooted to the spot on a platform surrounded by light, the magnetic ballerina flutt...

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innovative international theatre and film

Puppet Animation Scotland is dedicated to the advocacy for, and the development and celebration of visual theatre, puppetry and animation in Scotland.

Through our manipulate programme Scottish theatre artists and animators have the opportunity to engage meaningfully with creativity of the highest quality from around the world.

In the seven years since our first festival in Dundee manipulate has presented the theatre and film of international artists from: Armenia, Austria, Australia, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Czech Republic, Denmark, England, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Scotland, Spain, Sweden and the USA.


SIMON HART Artistic Director

JEN WHITE Festivals and Projects Manager

FAY BUTLER Festivals and Projects Administrator

The above image is from 2011 Oscar nominated short film 'The Silence Beneath the Bark', directed by Joanna Lurie.