The Lost Carnival is produced by Wild Rumpus, producers of the award-winning Just So Festival, and So It Is, an independent producing company supported by Paul Hamlyn Foundation which works in partnership with Bury Metropolitan Arts Association.
The original story for the Lost Carnival was written by producer Geoff Bird, and he has written and devised the podcasts, along with his alter-ego, Arthur.
Wild Rumpus CIC is a social enterprise, based in Cheshire, who organise large scale family arts events in wild natural landscapes. They produce the award-winning Just So Festival, and past projects include The Spellbound Forest in partnership with the Forestry Commission. Wild Rumpus believe in the power of a wonderful moment to change the way that a family engages in the arts together.
So It Is is an independent producing company supported by Paul Hamlyn Foundation which works in partnership with Bury Metropolitan Arts Association to develop projects including Ramsbottom Festival. So It Is works to develop projects connecting new work to audiences across theatre and music, venues and festivals.