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Play of Light Theatre is an award-winning company led by Karin Jashapara and Elizabeth Andrews. We specialise in innovative shadow puppetry with live music, developed through workshops and performances.

2016 projects 


The Invisible Man - a version of the story by H G Wells

Writing, music and shadow theatre workshops lead to performances in the atmospheric old Wallington reference library on 28th October 2016. Supported by Arts Council England.

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Where Are You Now?
a shadow theatre exploration of the extraordinarily difficult ethical, legal and medical issues experienced by families when one of their members suffers catastrophic brain injury.

Commissioned by the   Coma and Disorders of Consciousness Research Centre

Performances in London (13th October) and Cardiff (16th/17th November)


How Night Came and The Lemon Princess
a Brazilian and a Persian story 

Performance storytelling in an enormous shadow lantern


Imagination Forum (IF) Educators and artists meeting termly to discuss and share ideas about creative approaches to education

Next meeting : October half-term 2016 ; please contact us to book


Workshops and training :

Imagine, design, perform : screen, puppet, lights and music. Our shadow theatre workshops introduce the interplay between these elements.

We offer bespoke workshops in design, making, performance and storytelling.