Craig Leo

Craig Leo

  • Senior Puppeteer

Craig Leo is a South African theatre designer, puppeteer and performing artist. Local collaborations include: Magnet Theatre, Jazzart Dance Theatre, Mothertongue Project, Janni Younge Productions. Handspring Puppet Company credits include: Tall Horse, War Horse, Il Ritorno d’Ulisse (William Kentridge), Or I’ll Kiss You and The Life and Times of Michael K.  Directorial Credits include: Associate Director of Puppetry, War Horse (UK, Holland and Australia), Puppetry Direction for Franco Dragone’s House of the Dancing Water and Olifantland. 

Most recently: Puppetry design and direction, Elliot Harper’s The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, director Sally Cookson, Leeds Playhouse/The Bridge Theatre, London. Recent puppetry credits Include: Gyre and Gimble’s, Vivaldi’s Four Season Re-Imagined, Shakespeare’s Globe, London. 

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