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Condolences for the death of Jean-Luc Félix

Uncategorized - 18/02/2019

We learned with great sadness the death of Jean-Luc Félix, President of the World Festival of Charleville-Mézières Puppet Theaters. Son of Jacques Felix, he liked to remember that he had grown up in the middle of the puppets of Petits Comédiens de Chiffon. After becoming a sculptor after studying at the Beaux-Arts, he joined the […]

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Invitation to Mediterranean artists to work, interact and be inspired by the history and beauty of Monemvasia

Greece - 29/01/2019

Between the Seas, in collaboration with the cultural space Kymothoi, invites Mediterranean artists to spend a week in residence in the beautiful medieval Mediterranean town of Monemvasia, in southern Greece, to work and develop their project. The selected artists will receive study space and accommodation for up to a week. During it, resident artists will […]

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2019 Lìzé Puppet Art Colony Artist-in-Residence Program

Taiwan - 23/01/2019

Open calls for 2019 Lìzé Puppet Art Colony Artist-in-Residence Program! Lìzé Puppet Art Colony in Yilan is a base for puppet arts founded by the 19-year-old world- renowned theater troupe, The Puppet & Its Double Theater. The colony site was originally a group of deserted rice barns. After four years of remodeling, the old barns […]

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International Creative Residency for Foreign Puppeteers

Canada - 5/12/2018

Petits bonheurs, Casteliers, the Maison internationale des arts de la marionnette (MIAM – International House of Puppetry Arts) and the borough of Outremont are partnering to offer a creative residency for a professional puppeteer from abroad, in April-May 2019. The residency’s objective is to support the creation of a new children’s puppet theatre work for […]

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52nd International Puppet Theatre Festival PIF

Notices - 22/11/2018

PIF invites all puppets, puppet theaters and puppetry groups from all around the world to apply for participation in the 52nd International Puppet Theater Festival – PIF. 52nd PIF will be held from 13 – 20 September, 2019 in Zagreb, Croatia. More information about the festival as well as application form can be found at […]

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