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Muñecoterapia Chile is calling all the applicants for the 12th version of its International Online Diploma in Puppet Therapy.This online diploma is designed and focused on the use of puppets and objects in their expressive and therapeutic dimension; to the rescue of memory and learnt hopelessness.During these current times, of global pandemic and confinement, the […]

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UNIMA mobility grant holders

Notices - 23/06/2022

For the 4th consecutive year, the AVIAMA commits itself to the puppeteers with the Puppet and Mobility Grants.During the last General Assembly of the AVIAMA in September 2021 in Charleville-Mézières, the board of directors re-elected for 3 years (2022 to 2024) the jury of the AVIAMA grants, composed of the cities of Tolosa (Spain), Tournefeuille […]

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Call for contributions for the publication Móin-Móin

Brazil, Notices - 22/06/2022

Publication on the theatre of animated forms linked to the performing arts programme of the State University of Santa Catarina (Udesc), Brazil.Periodicity: biannualYear of creation: 2005 V.1, n.26 (2022) – Laughter and the grotesque in the Puppetry What are the powers, the political and contravening dimension and the symbolism of laughter and the grotesque in dialogue with […]

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Trauma and Puppetry Handout

This compact document from the EDT Commission combines basic information about an emergency reaction to trauma combined with aspects of basic puppetry. It will give practical advice and be an inspiring introduction for puppeteers, helpers, educators, therapists and everybody who is touched by the great possibilities of puppetry. There are versions in different languages. Feel […]

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Convocation Bali Council 2023

« In Times of Need » Call to members, Councillors, and friends for the 2023 UNIMA Bali Council “Lucidity is the wound closest to the sun”(René Char, Feuillet d’Hypnos) . Dear Presidents, national and international Councillors, members, friends,  The pandemic has paralysed us, wars strike and kill, populations die indiscriminately, and cultures struggle not to succumb to […]

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Mariupol puppet theatre artists get Michael Meschke international award

Notices - 28/04/2022

The Mariupol Puppet Theatre, situated not so far from the bombed Municipal Theatre, has been destroyed and its artists are dispersed in and around the martyr town of Mariupol. Information concerning their whereabouts is scanty. The theatre was founded in 1995 by director Iryna Rudenko. It included a company of over twenty artists, apparently working […]

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