Book Festival Re-Books


Penarth Book Festival 2013

For the third year, The Penarth Book Festival is engaging SideShow for their flagship children’s event. The first year, 2012, saw a collaboration with the brilliant John Sparks reading Peppa Pig, while last year SideShow’s Jasper and Frank brought children’s favourites – The Grufallo and Poppy Cat (photo) to life with readings, dances and photo meet and greets. This year … Read More

The Circus Comes To Town

Cabaret, Corporate

Ronaldo Entertains Lloyds Bank

It was the third year in a row that The Lloyds Bank Charity Ball at The Mercure Holland House Hotel in Cardiff engaged our services. This time the theme was circus – cue compère and host, Ringmaster Ronaldo. After welcoming everyone to the event, it was time for Ronaldo’s close-up table magic (photo). After the meal and a short cabaret … Read More

Jack Frost On His Way

Christmas, Corporate, Festivals, Street Entertainment

Jack Frost

After appearing on the scene back at the start of 2013, our very own Jack Frost has been nipping about all over the place breathing cool new magic into events everywhere during the winter seasons. And now that summer has slipped away… Jack is back. This year he’s out and about with the germanic (ever-so slightly manic) Kristoph Puppenspieler who seems … Read More

More Than Just Pork Pies

Christmas, Corporate, Festivals, Street Entertainment, Victorian/Dickensian

Fanshaw's in Melton Mowbray

‘Tis the season’ for Fanshaw’s Archie Grott and Bert Skittle to gear up for another busy festive period. This time last year, Fanshaw’s were on-hand to bring Christmas mirth and merriment to the streets of Melton Mowbray for their annual Christmas Fayre. This vast event was the perfect place for Fanshaw’s to showcase their showmanship in front of very big … Read More