Union Internationale de la Marionnette

Non-Governmental Organization affiliated to UNESCO

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UNIMA Ivory Coast

Date of creation: 2008

c/o Compagnie Ivoire Marionnettes Abatta (Bingerville)
09 BP 2688  ABIDJAN  Ivory Coast

+225 59 65 41 11 / +225 05 18 57 95


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With the help of the national centre of Ivory Coast, several performance possibilities have been given to national companies for their puppet shows, in particular during the International Meeting of Art and Culture Festival (RIAC).

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Training proposed by the Africa Commission

Africa, Ivory Coast - 28/08/2018

The UNIMA Africa Commission and the Pan-African KI-YI Foundation in partnership with Académie Ivoire Marionnettes (Ivory Puppet Academy) are proposing a high-level six-week professional training on the techniques (fabrication, manipulation) of string puppets, for professional puppeteers, amateur and art lovers. The training is provided by the great French American specialist Mary Sharp, visual artist and […]

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Market for African Performing Arts

Ivory Coast, Notices - 11/05/2017

On the occasion of its 10th edition, to be held from 10 to 17 March 2018, in Abidjan, Grand Bassam, Bouaké, Korhogo and Yamoussoukro, the Market for African Performing Arts (MASA) launches a specific call for applications directed to artists and groups in the disciplines known as street arts or arts in the public space: […]

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