Puppet Parties return for 2020-2021!

Rust & Stardust's unique Puppet Parties have just been updated with lots of new characters and adventures.

The Northern Siren Album Release

Eleanor's debut album with bassist Rosie Moon due for release soon.

Tweethearts returns!

Our family favourite show returns in our first live performance this summer!

Half way there!

Thank you so much for your support.

It's in the soil...

Announcing an exciting new collaboration and a chance for you to get involved!

Something's coming...

We go back to magical Suffolk for our newest schools project.

New Easter Parties

Join us on a wild goose chase with our brand new Easter Party package!

A Sea of Stories film

See our inter-generational project in action with this short film.

Extra date for Tweethearts

Tweethearts is coming to Kingsmoor Park Family Afternoon in Woking!

Detailing Delight exhibition

We're thrilled to be exhibiting a selection of our puppets, costumes and sets this Autumn.

The Tempest at ShakesBeer

We're back from a great run of The Tempest at Starwing Brewery in Suffolk.

Sea of Stories - Weeks 5 & 6

The completion of the puppets, creation of stories and final performances.

Sea of Stories - Weeks 3 & 4

Our exciting inter-generational project continues and the participants get stuck into puppet making.

A Sea of Stories Inter-generational project

Announcing our new inter-generational project, A Sea of Stories! A collaboration between Rust & Stardust, Tunbridge Wells Puppetry Festival, Age UK and St Barnabas School, we're inventing stories, creating puppets and singing shanties.

The Moose on the Moon at The Red House

We're delighted to be bringing The Moose on the Moon, our new interactive show for 3-5 year olds, to Benjamin Britten's home in beautiful Aldeburgh, this July.

The Making of Tweethearts

Read all about the making of our sugary sweet show Tweethearts, on tour this summer!

The Tempest coming to ShakesBeer!

We adapt Shakespeare's classic romance of storm and magic in a brand new show this summer!

Tweethearts on tour!

New for 2019, Tweethearts is a heartwarming interactive adventure for children and families with live music, beautiful bird puppets and an enchanting tea shop setting, and we will be touring the show at rural festivals this summer!

Seeing Stars to return at Lancashire Science Festival 2019!

Our popular science show Seeing Stars, about the life and work of the eccentric Renaissance astronomer Tycho Brahe, returns this summer to Lancashire Science Festival, from 27-29 June.

The Northern Siren is coming to The Green Note!

Eleanor's collaborative performance poem, The Northern Siren, created with double bassist Rosie Moon, returns in May. Join us for a wild, watery romance for double bass, voice and percussion!

The Lost Sheep

Rust & Stardust's collaboration with the Year 5 and 6 children at Alfriston Primary School and St Michael & All Angel's Church, Berwick, on a puppet-making and performance adventure!