Tag Archives: Ron and Joan Field’s Marionettes

Frosty the Snowman – Happy Christmas

If you were a child in the 50s and one of your parents worked for a big company chances are you would be invited to the company’s annual party. Some of our early performances with our marionettes included works parties. … Continue reading

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Cinderella – the whole panto in five minutes!

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Panto time – Cinderella with a twist.

      Shameless repeat due to popular demand of course!  Yes it’s Cinders again, you just can’t keep a good story down, so if your prince failed to show up have a share of mine! (8 mins)        … Continue reading

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They came, they saw and I guess we all conquered.

Out of storage they came, the marionettes from the ‘Oh What a Lovely War’ feature film and their conservation is now more or less completed. Some of the soldiers helmets needed a few pieces of horse hair which is an … Continue reading

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The anniversary of the first showing of ‘The Telegoons’

         The Telegoons – Saturday the 5th of October was the day fifty years ago when the first episode of The Telegoons was shown on TV. To mark the occasion there was celebration at The Strutton Arms formerly The Grafton … Continue reading

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To blog or not to blog

Blog or not to blog –  I have been thinking about writing a Blog for about two years but it seemed even more self indulgent than publishing a poetry book or making a film. But there we go everyone else … Continue reading

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