HandMade Theatre

Unique, sustainable, engaging work with people at its heart.

About Us

HandMade Theatre use live performances and creative therapy approaches to bring experiences of wonder and joy to children and communities.

We perform at festivals, theatres and community spaces in the Midlands and beyond.

We deliver bespoke projects and creative workshops for people who need more support, joy and confidence in their lives.

We are a charity and rely on donations to help fund our work

Every project is unique and engage audiences in usual ways. Our work is:


We believe that play and creativity are vital components of everyone’s life, and everyone should have the opportunity to enjoy them.

We are passionate about new writing and devise all our shows through a collaborative process of 'play'.

We use sustainable, handcrafted resources and highly skilled artists to tell stories that capture the imaginations of people of all ages and circumstances.

‘We had fun and the set, props and sense of the performers’ enthusiasm for their subject were wonderful.’ ***** 5 stars. Mumsnet 2016. Flying The Nest at The Theatre Royal, Nottingham.

HandMade Theatre is a company registered in England and Wales. Company number:10016205, Registered Charity number:1169406