Although the current UK lockdown means we aren't able to perform live, Rust & Stardust is open for enquiries and bookings for later in 2021 and the future, so please do contact us to discuss your event. We hope for an update as soon as the situation changes.
Rust & Stardust is a Sussex-based puppet theatre company.
We are passionate about stories and storytelling, folklore and mythology, unconventional performance spaces and all things handmade.
Rust & Stardust was established by Katie Sommers and Eleanor Conlon in 2015. We create all of our puppets, costumes, sets and props ourselves, and produce our own original scripts for touring, festivals, schools and events.
We pride ourselves on our commitment to sustainability in theatre and taking responsibility for our environmental impact. We aim to use recycled and re-purposed materials in the creation of our puppets, animations, sets and costumes, and to promote greener theatre in our workshops and education projects.
Please contact us for touring information and costs, and we are open for puppet commissions for theatre, film and individuals, so please do get in touch.
All our current shows are available for UK touring. We have productions and experiences suitable for a variety of events and festivals, including family, adult and education work.
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