An extraordinary, beautiful and funny walkabout puppet act from the Flying Buttresses that draws in crowds wherever it goes.

Hodman Dodmanott and Sally Forth are two tiny adventurers from the country of Oblivia, with a lot on their minds and even more on their backs. Join these elderly amblers as they set out to discover the modern world, meet strange and exciting new people, and search for a decent place to camp!

This is one of the best loved acts around, delighting audiences around the world with its witty improvisation, charming characterisations, and utterly captivating effect. 


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Hodman Dodmanott and Sally Forth

by Flying Buttresses

Performance Styles

  • Walkabouts
  • Puppetry

Act Info

  • Great for Garden Themed Events
  • Historically Themed Act

‘I have never seen an act be so popular. You brought the town to a standstill!’

— Christine Heathfield, Faversham Hop Festival

‘Just wanted to drop you a line to thank you for recommending The Flying Buttresses for Mini-Fest yesterday. They were a huge hit and at one point I thought the children would never let them leave! We would love to have them around our office just to cheer us up! Thanks once again and we hope they enjoyed the performances.’

— Emma Cookson, Richmond Council