Union Internationale de la Marionnette

Non-Governmental Organization affiliated to UNESCO


The next ESNAM entrance by examination (14th ESNAM class, 2024-2027) will take place in Charleville-Mézières (France) from 15 to 22 April 2024, with a start in September 2024.

Online registration (application form): from Monday 8 January 2024 at 9:00am to Monday 5 February 2024 at 5:00pm (Paris time, UTC +1).

Stages of the entrance by examination: pre-selection based on review of applications (shortlisting), week of 11 March 2024, then preliminary round with audition from 15 to 17 April 2024, and finally, probationary workshop and final exam from 18 to 22 April 2024.

A guide detailing all the stages, from application to examination, is available to candidates on the page dedicated: https://marionnette.com/en/esnam-formation/admission-by-examination-14th-class-2024-2027