Aaron Spendelow

I am a practicing theatre maker & performer based from, and delivering to, the town of Luton. 

My artistic practice specialises in storytelling, acting, puppeteering & delivering work for families & children. After training at Sylvia Young Theatre School, I worked as a touring performer for 15 years, with credits including “Cat In The Hat” UK Tour and Storyteller/ Puppeteer in If Not Here … Where? with Little Angel Theatre. After a successful performance career, I have used these experiences to the develop my own unique children’s theatre practice named A Children’s Story. I am based at the Hat Factory and soon to be Hat Works, as part of the Creative Pioneer scheme with Culture Trust Luton. I aims to produce new, accessible theatre for families, high quality educational work that engages children in a conversation about important issues in a positive manner. 

I am looking forward to deliver workshops based on creating a storytelling puppet theatre piece for Me, Myself & Arts with Little Red Arts.

I have also been awarded the prestigious DYCP from Arts Council England in developing work for young audiences and families and continuing business mentoring with The Princes Trust. 

If Not Here…Where? BBC News Film – https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/entertainment-arts-55353040