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Comments from teachers

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Here are a few of the comments we have received:
"Honestly it was fabulous. The children haven't stopped talking about you and the puppets. The staff spoke so highly of you and said how amazing you were with the children. It was fantastic. We hope to book you again soon".
E Ryan
Sledmere Primary, Dudley. 2019. Punch and Judy.
"Thank you so much. All the children and adults had a lovely time! It was exactly what we wanted"
R Bella, Key Stage 1
St Patrick's School, Walsall 2019. Punch and Judy
"Punch and Judy went down really well!"
R Horton, Head
Broadmeadow Primary
Birmingham, Oct 2013


"Thank you for a wonderful afternoon, the children had a fantastic time".

J Smith
Elmore Green Primary, Walsall
Punch and Judy. July 2013

"We had a lovely morning.Thanks so much. The children were enthralled and didn't stop chatting about it."

Mrs Swan-McAdam
Stretton CE Academy, Coventry
Punch and Judy, April 2013

"Thank you for a lovely day.  The children really enjoyed it".

Mrs F. Green
St Mary C of E
Tunstall, Stoke-on-Trent
March 2013, Punch and Judy

"The children loved the puppet show and thought it was awesome! Watching them from the side, all the children and staff were mesmerised...that is down to your superb puppetry skills... we look forward to seeing you again next year".

S Fawdry
RAF Benson Primary
Jaunary 2013, Jack and The Beanstalk

'a big thank you for the superb shows - really well received by all. We look forward to future visits'

H Roach

Chivenor Primary, Birmingham
Pinocchio, January 2013

"It was great. We will certainly be in touch next year"

B Collins
Millfield Primary near Tamworth
Punch and Judy November 2012

'Children and Staff thoroughly enjoyed the workshops.  Great feedback from Parents'.

R. Hawkins
Bishops Itchington Primary
Shadow Workshops Oct 2012

'Lots of good feedback'

S Coleman
RGS, The Grange, Worcester
July 2012, Jack and The Beanstalk

"I wanted to let you know how thrilled the children were with the show today.  We loved that your version of the story had a different slant to the ones commonly read in books.  It gave us lovely opportunities to compare and contrast".

L Poole (reception)
Bridgetown Primary, Stratford Upon Avon
Jack and The Beanstalk (small) February 2012

"The children all had a fantastic time and the staff said that you pitched the performance at exactly the right level".

S Buff (Foundation)
Lodge Primary, Sandwell
Pinocchio (Small version) Feb 2012

"The children absolutely loved your show'

J Pilmer
Hobmoor Primary, Birmingham
Pinocchio, Jan 2012

"Thank you so much for a wonderful afternoon. All staff and children really enjoyed it. You were fabulous and the show was just what we wanted. The children are still talking about it now and I hope that it will be a memory that will last a long time yet.
We look forward to seeing you again next year!"

C Watkins

Yorkswood Primary, Solihull
Punch and Judy, Oct 2011

"Thank you for helping to make our special day a great one. We all had a great time - staff and children!"

C Scott, Alumwell Infants, Walsall
Jack and The Beanstalk, Sept 2011

"Everyone was really positive about the shows.The children were full of it, and the staff said they were the best entertainment they had seen in school".

Alison Chadwick
Rowley Hall Primary
Pinocchio/Jack and The Beanstalk,July 2011

"On behalf of all the children in year 1/2 and the staff, I would really like to thank you for a wonderful afternoon".

J Smith
Elmore Green Primary
Punch and Judy, July 2011

"You're such a star, its been a pleasure to work with you".

R Duckworth
Blackheath Primary
Shadow Puppets Workshops, June 2011

"..a great big 'thank you' for the fantastic performance you gave"

J Adams
St Edmund and St John
Dudley, West Midlands
January 2010

“I would like to thank you for your performance of Jack and The Beanstalk.  Everybody had a wonderful time and the children were still talking about it for days afterwards.”

Mrs Davies
Belvidere Primary School
Feb 2007

“The children thoroughly enjoyed their time with you and were enthralled with the performance”.


Mr W. G. Ball


Hazel Leys Primary School


“We all thoroughly enjoyed your performances – you gave us a brilliant afternoon!”


N Winwood

Book Week Co-ordinator

St Peter’s C.E Junior, Harborne, B’ham

Purveyors of fine puppetry to the known world