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.
Telephone: 0121 441 5694
Telephone from Outside UK: +44 121 441 5694
Clive Chandler travels to many lands.
Clive Chandler is a full time puppeteer based in Birmingham. He has been performing Punch and Judy for more than twenty years. He presents the age-old drama in the context of the modern day, with wit and whimsy.
Clive demonstrates the strength of a living tradition that stretches back more than 300 years. Clive specialises in main events, (if you a looking for children's party entertainment others are likely to be more affordable and more available).
Dan Bishop's Puppet Theatre
Telephone: 01822 613957
Telephone from Outside UK: +44 1822 613957
Dan Bishop covers France, Italy, Spain and Portugal.
Professor Dan Bishop has been a performer of traditional Punch & Judy shows for over 35 years. He has performed shows in many countries abroad and has wide experience of taking part in many international festivals.
Dan will consider any type of venue or event and he can perform in over 15 languages!
Telephone: 079 5078 4511
Telephone from Outside UK: +44 79 5078 4511
Robert Styles will travel worldwide.
Proud to be following in his father's footsteps, Robert is a second-generation Punch & Judy man who has been entertaining audiences in London & the South East for over 30 years.
In addition, he has provided P&J sequences for film & TV and attended international puppet festivals in France, Austria, Germany, Spain and Japan.
A traditional, vibrant & colourful presentation packed with authentic ingredients, fully self-contained and suitable for all occasions. All enquiries & distances considered. Flexible prices according to requirements.
Professor Davey Puppetree
Telephone: 01297 639455
Telephone from Outside UK: +44 1297 443728
Brian Davey will travel worldwide.
Puppet Fun for Everyone. Share our puppet world! We are professional puppeteers with over 30 years of experience entertaining audiences from near and far employing all forms of puppetry.
We have the unique ability to produce a show for any themed event and are fully equipped for stage, street performances and festivals with varied routines to suit your requirements.
Professor Davey is based in the UK, but is happy to travel anywhere worldwide.
Prof Kevin J Hargrave
Telephone: 01208 850002
Telephone from Outside UK: +44 1208 850002
I have over 20 years of experience in entertaining young and old alike, I have performed throughout UK and beyond..as far afield as Romania and Thailand.
Now available to travel overseas and can offer traditional shows.
Please email to discuss options.