Josh Elwell

Josh Elwell is a Bristol based puppeteer with over 20 years of experience working in theatre, television and film. He works as a freelance puppeteer and performer as well as a teacher and director.

Josh Elwell is an experienced actor and puppeteer based in Bristol. He has over 20 years experience working in both film and theatre. For theatre he has worked with companies including; The National Theatre of Scotland, Norwich Puppet Theatre, Little Angel, and in the West End. More recently he has worked on productions like Dr Who (BBC) and Dark Crystal (Netflix). He regularly appears on CBeebies as well as working on shows like ‘Don’t Hug Me I’m Scared’ and ‘Channel 4 Comedy Blaps’.

Josh also teaches puppetry – most recently teaching at Central School of Speech & Drama and at The Vienna English Speaking Theatre Academy.

He is also developing is own work that combines true stories, puppetry and animation.