Special event Past event Sunday, 29 April 2018

Tricks with Strings

Join us for a 15 minute performance, as string marionettes from the V&A collection are brought to life by our visiting expert puppeteers.

  • The Globe, Gallery 4, Europe 1600-1815, South Kensington

  • Free event

Tricks with Strings photo

These marionettes from the Tiller-Clowes collection date from the 19th Century and are full of cheeky tricks and delicate moves. Meet dainty dandies, dancing skeletons and miniature circus performers.

Part of V&A Performance Festival 2018