A ‘Full Member’ is a performer whose show has been carefully assessed and is considered by the committee of the Punch and Judy Fellowship to be providing a performance that offers ‘a basic level of proficiency’ or above.
Assessment criteria include the ability to speak with the authentic voice of Mr Punch (the swazzle), overall appearance and entertainment value.
The information in this directory is to assist you. The Punch and Judy Fellowship does not accept any responsibility for the work of artists and suggests that you take up references before entering into any contract.
Professor Jon Thursby
Telephone: 01400 250072 or 077 4863 7870
My name is Mr Punch. I’ve known Jon for forty odd years 'Man & Boy.' He is a second generation Punch & Judy Man and has performed, with my good self, in many varied venues across Europe and the UK.
We bring our show to all ages, including a 'street show', which we have performed for Lords & Ladies at London’s Claridges to a 60th Birthday party and many other diverse venues in between.
So, if its ENTERTAINMENT you require give us a call, if Jon’s not around ask for me, I'm the good looking one with the biggest nose!
Professor Ron Wood
Telephone: 01748 821621 or 07984 495089
Professor Ron Wood's Traditional Punch and Judy Show is available to hire for events of any kind in Yorkshire and The North East. Additional entertainment can also be provided between shows.
Jolly Good Productions are a family business run by husband and wife team Ron and Hazel Wood.
Ron has been a professional Punch and Judy man for over twenty years and has performed at public and corporate events, fetes, galas, shows and parties across the UK. Free quotations on request.
Professor Dan Slater
Telephone: 078 1625 3409
Roll up, roll up. Professor Dan Slater's Punch and Judy show will add magic to any event. Awarded most promising young professor in 2010 Dan has not stopped performing around the UK since.
This traditionally swazzled show will entertain audiences young and old alike; remaining true to the traditional slapstick humour 'That's the way to do it'. Also available for Balloon Modelling suitable for in between Punch and Judy shows.
I can also supply the two hour Birthday Party. The party starts with an explosive magic show and after the food we go straight into the party games. So hire Professor Dan Slater today!
Telephone: 01302 320717 or 077661 96621
Barbara's Punch and Judy Show is a fun filled entertainment with lots of laughter and participation for children of all ages. The show also features two ventriloquial figures in the form of 'Peter the Dog' and 'Jenny Jumbo'.
Barbara has wide experience as a professional entertainer and has been a member of the Punch and Judy Fellowship for many years.
Ideal for stage, primary schools, children's parties, corporate events and TV.
Telephone: 0800 1164734 or 07803 125180
Everyone loves a traditional Punch & Judy show especially when it is presented with panache by Billy Biscuit in his own special way. The master of entertainment will bring the quality of his hilarious show to shopping centres, fetes and private parties.
Slapstick comedy at its best! Non-stop fun and excitement that brings pleasure to everyone that will have adults & children shrieking with laughter. When the roguish Mr Punch is confronted by the forces of law and order, you'll delight in his antics.
That's the way to do it! Children love the characters - adults revel in the nostalgia that P&J brings, reminding them of balmy seaside days. Magician and children’s entertainer Billy Biscuit revives a show that is a feature of British holiday culture.