Based on Michael Rosen’s poem, The Firebird is a new puppet opera composed by Noah Mosley and co-produced by English Touring Opera and Little Angel Theatre.
The film brings together singers, instrumentalists and puppeteers in an atmospheric fun, comic, and enthralling online puppet opera for children directed by Valentina Ceschi and designed by Little Angel Theatre’s Ellie Mills.
Ages 7+Watch Now
Shakespeare’s The Tempest, adapted by Hannah Khalil. Miranda tells the story of her life on the island. Forced out of their previous life, escaping at sea in a dinghy and stranded on a strange island with her father, Miranda tells us about the magical storm which changed everything…Watch Now
Medusa's First Kiss
Remember that feeling when it seems like nobody likes you and you’ll never be noticed let alone kissed?
Ignoring the bullies Medusa, and her trio of snake-hair sidekicks, set out on an odyssey of discovery determined to find love on her own terms. A riotously joyful punk musical retelling of the Medusa myth, for anyone who’s ever felt different…Watch Now
Bertie… is an environmental entertainment and education series (7 episodes) for children aged 3 to 8 on LAT’s YouTube Channel. Lilly meets a different animal in a different place in the world in each episode, and children will learn about different environmental issues and consider how they can take their own steps to help combat climate change.Watch Now
Sweet Porridge by Tiny Light – an updated Grimms fairy tale with added fibre! A delicious adventure for 4-7 year olds that lets us get messy and play with our food. Come and explore a tiny tasty world created entirely from the fridge, the kitchen cupboard and the recycling bin!Watch Now
Tonight is full-moon and for Laura, that can only mean one thing – Mudlarking! Events take a turn for the worse and Laura is plunged into a magical quest for her Mother’s Lost ring. Laura finds herself in an underwater adventure, going head to head with shadowy water spirit The Wreck.Watch Now
Super Speedy Star Baby
Come hurtling through space on a zany zoomy musical journey with Star Baby! Meet the Disco Space Snail, a lonely moon, a tiny planet called Mr Bear and an alien family who live in a Boot-Rocket. Puppetry and stop-motion collide in this bonkers electro space odyssey for ages 3yrs+
Le Cirque du Bouffe
Roll up Roll up! Come one come all! Join us for this feast for the eyes! Meet Lulu the high flying acrobatic wonder as she prepares to take on the biggest stunt of all. Will she get over her fear of heights? Can she make it to the top? Can she survive her trip to the bottom?Watch Now
High in the mountains lies a sleepy, peaceful mountain town. But recently rumours have been spreading about a monster that lives in the forest. Some say it’s big and slimy, others say it’s covered in flies and made of fire!
George, aged 8, doesn’t believe in monsters. In fact, he thinks they’re silly! But one night, whilst tucked up in bed, he hears a howling from deep within the forest. Is it the terrible beast that everyone has been talking about? Is it really as scary as everyone thinks?
George decides it’s time to solve the mystery once and for all. The mystery of The Scaryglow!’Watch Now
People behind the puppets
Over the past 60 years, a huge range of designers have brought their unique puppet designs to life on the Little Angel Theatre stage – from marionettes in Angelo to light-up foxes in WOW! It’s Night-Time and cardboard creations in the online adaptation of I Want My Hat Back. In this new online series, Little Angel’s very own Little Angel puppet will meet and interview these designers, including Toby Olié, Jimmy Grimes and Alison Alexander, finding out more about their experiences of puppetry design and why they love working in the field. Each designer will also bring along an easy puppet make that children can follow along at home.Watch Now
Where Caterpillars Go...
From a tree in a garden a seed falls. From under a leaf a Caterpillar crawls. A time to play and a time to grow, a time to see Where Caterpillars Go… Follow an inquisitive Caterpillar on a beautiful journey where together we’ll explore life, growth, wonder and fear.Watch Now
Father Christmas, Santa Claus, St Nick… we think we know who’s responsible for delivering our presents on Christmas Eve. But who plots the sleigh’s route, triple checks the presents and manages air traffic control on the all-important night? Mother Christmas, of course!Watch Now
The Little Fish
A curious little fish wants to explore the big, wide world outside of his fish bowl in a house in Cross Street. One brave leap from the window takes the little fish down into the gutter, along the Thames and beyond. As the little fish will learn, a big adventure is often what it takes to make us appreciate the familiarity of home.Watch Now
Scoops Space: Mr Gobbles Garden
Scoop the Junk lady and Bertie the Bottle welcome you back into their special space, where they make things out of the stuff other people throw away, and use them to tell stories. This time, they’ll tell you the story of Mr Gobble’s Garden.Watch Now
This digital retelling is inspired by our 2018 production Junk (which saw us transform our studio space into a recycling plant). It will revisit Scoop, the junk lady, and show you into her secret space – a place where she gathers and stores all of the interesting things that other people throw away, and uses them to tell stories.Watch Now