Andy Freer


Andy Freer is the founder and Artistic Director, creator, writer, designer, director, puppet-maker, and performer at Snuff Puppets. Andy began making giant puppets in 1988 with Splinters Inc, eventually founding Snuff Puppets in 1992. Andy has showcased the Snuff Puppets repertoire of productions, workshops, and collaborations to more than 30 countries in Asia, Africa, Europe, South America, Oceania, and at home. Following Andy’s principles of deep engagement and lasting legacy, Snuff Puppets have returned multiple times to many of these countries. Andy has created nine theatrical productions, eight roaming acts, and two unique workshop models. These works remain in repertoire and continue to be presented to this day.