making inspiring theatre for bold adventurers!
a little bit about us…
Stuff and Nonsense is a spirited production company making inspiring theatre for bold adventurers.
Led by Artistic Director Niki McCretton, we work with children, families, artists and theatres across the globe to make memorable and rewarding shows. Together we share the power of great imagination.
stuff touring now
The Man Who Wanted to be a Penguin
December 2019 and touring Spring 2020
This joyful show celebrates individuality through some cracking puppetry, beautifully crafted songs and even the chance to learn a new language!
The Elves and the Shoemaker
Christmas 2019 and touring 2020
Are you ready for shoes made of bread… shoes that can make you dance… feather shoes that tickle your feet until you can’t stop laughing? The Elves and The Shoemaker is here with puppets, music, comedy and tonnes of bonkers shoes!
When a bunch of puppets put on a show, how will they cope when everything starts to go wrong? What will they do to make sure the show can go on?!
Join our company of puppets on a bold and hilarious adventure full of mishaps, comedy and song. Can you help them solve their problems and put on a brilliant show?!
other great stuff
The Gingerbread Man
Imagine being born in an oven and the first person you meet wants to dunk you in his tea! The adventures of the deliciously smelling Gingerbread Man – the bravest biscuit of all times!