Spotlight on … Ben Cartwright

Ben Cartwright is a British puppeteer with a real passion for hand and rod puppetry.

Ben Cartwright

After being inspired by the Muppets at age 9, Ben’s future career path became clear.

Training under Mike Quinn in the ‘Secrets of Puppetry Academy’ Ben has become a polished performer, refining his skills at every opportunity.

One of Ben’s puppetry highlights was watching the Muppets Take the O2 and going backstage to meet the Muppet performers.

Ben’s puppetry work can be viewed at: 

Outside of puppetry Ben is a talented photographer and can often be seen with his camera looking to capture magical moments. 

Ben has a great puppetry career ahead of him and is one to look out for in the future.