Union Internationale de la Marionnette

Non-Governmental Organization affiliated to UNESCO


The symposium for the 6th German Puppet Theater Conference in live stream For the 6th time, the annual conference of puppet theaters will take place from August 26th to September 4th in Northeim, in the “Theater der Nacht”. The motto of the conference is “Figure theater in public space”. The Theater der Nacht is organizing in common with the large figure theater associations UNIMA and VDP a symposium, a workshop week and the festival “With Hand and Foot”.

Anyone who is unable to attend the conference in person has the opportunity to experience the lectures of the symposium via YouTube, as there is a live stream. speakers: – Jacob Brindamour/Quebec/Canada, – Momo Ekissi from Ivory Coast – Stefan Charisius/Stuttgart/Germany – Luise Gerlach/Frankfurt/Germany – Ruth Brockhausen/Northeim/Germany The symposium will take place on August 27th. from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. and on 28.8.2022 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. The cost of online participation is 22 euros. Registration at buero@unima.de