Lambert Puppet Theatre, 4 & 5 Clifton Lane, Monkstown, Co Dublin.

In the workshop upstairs, a knight dressed in silks brandishes a sword; nearby, a gaunt princess stares into the middle distance, both surrounded by a(...)

 The puppeteer, Eugene Lambert. Photograph: Matt Kavanagh / THE IRISH TIMES

It is virtually impossible for the children of today to imagine the impact Wanderly Wagon, its clunky special effects and its cast of affable scaredy (...)

Liam Lambert in the fire-damaged area of the Lambert Puppet Theatre with Judge of ‘Wanderley Wagon’. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

A 16-year-old boy has been charged with arson after a fire gutted the Lambert Puppet Theatre – home to the characters of children’s television prog(...)

This will date me. I grew up with Wanderly Wagon which, along with Bosco (featuring the eponymous high-voiced red-haired puppet), was staple viewing f(...)