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The puppet theatre has influenced and been influenced by numerous  performers, directors, artists and academics throughout its history. It would be an impossible task to list them all, but here we will slowly try to build up a database of some of the innovators and key practitioners. Click an image to find out more.

D'Arc Family Gerald  Morice Harry W Whanslaw Lotte Reiniger Podrecca's Piccoli

The D’Arc Family

Gerald Morice

Harry W Whanslaw

Podrecca’s Piccoli

Lotte Reiniger

who’s who

Onoe Kikugoro V

Onoe Kikugoro Adam  Kilian

Adam Kilian

Dezsőo Szilágyi

Dezsőo Szilágyi

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