Union Internationale de la Marionnette

Non-Governmental Organization affiliated to UNESCO

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Last updated: 14-06-2023

UNIMA Lithuania – UNIMA Lietuva

Date of creation: 1998 & 2004

c/o Klaipeda Puppet Theatre Vežėjų str. 4
LT 91246  KLAIPÈDA  Lithuania

+370 46 23 99 32 / +370 615 29 524



Brief history
The Lithuanian Centre of UNIMA was founded in 1998 as a statutory Lithuanian association. The first elected President was Vitaly Mazuras. In 2004, the national Centre became a full member of international UNIMA. The head office of UNIMA Lithuania is located in Klaipeda and has 39 individuals and 7 professional companies as members.

Important projects and achievements
UNIMA Lithuania organizes events, a professional training, disseminates information on the puppetry arts and joins in the activities of international UNIMA.

Council 2023-2027:
Aušra Bakanaitė (President)
Aušra Juknevičienė (Secretary)
Sigita Litvinienė (Treasurer)
Kristina Baguckaitė
Rimantas Driežis
Saulė Degutytė
Loreta Skruibienė