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Residency in Montreal – Spring 2014

Notices - 11/03/2014

  The residence aims to encourage the creation of a new work in puppet theatre for children from 0 to 6 years.   This project will promote exchanges amongst the creator and the Quebec artists, offering him a time and a space for reflection to complete his project of show, be at the beginning, middle […]

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Call for the Festival LUTKE 2014

Notices - 11/03/2014

Ljubljana Puppet Theatre – Slovenia, announces Open call for its 12th International Puppet Theatre Festival LUTKE 2014. You can find Open call and Application form on our web page. This Open call has been sent to puppet theatres in several country.

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Yemen new representation

Secretary General - 11/03/2014

  Jacques Trudeau, UNIMA Secretary General, on proposition of Albert Bagno(mission UNIMA Méditerranée – Moyen-Orient), just appointed an UNIMA Representative in Yemen. It is Mr Saddam Mohammed HUSSEIN AL-EDLAH (email: aledlah2010@gmail.com) in Sana’a. As our Statutes remind it, a Representative must develop links between puppeteers of his country with the aim of creating an UNIMA National Centre […]

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A new UNIMA representation in Latin America

Secretary General - 11/03/2014

  Jacques Trudeau, secretary general of UNIMA, has nominated in August 2013, Gonzalo CUELLAR (email: gonzalo(a)guachipilin.org ) as representant of UNIMA. He is living in Managua.   As our Statutes remind it, a Representative must develop links between puppeteers of his country with the aim of creating an UNIMA National Centre and to maintain a permanent link with the […]

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International Summer Workshops at the I.I.M of Charleville Mézières

France - 6/03/2014

International Summer Workshops at the I.I.M of Charleville Mézières The bag-puppet – Grammars and conjugations Directed by Patrick Conan (Garin Trousseboeuf company – http://www.garin-trousseboeuf.com ) From 8 to 24 July 2014 Cost of the alone workshop: 1200 Euros (individual payment), 1650 Euros (AFDAS funding or other supports) The object as Partner Directed by Duda Paiva […]

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World Puppetry Day 2014

Secretary General - 6/03/2014

  At the occasion of the World Puppetry Day 2014, UNIMA is happy to present the International Message of the Argentine Master Eduardo Di Mauro, currently living in Venezuela.   UNIMA sincerely thanks Master Di Mauro for accepting the UNIMA’s invitation.   This UNIMA Message is the first one written by a Latin American and serves […]

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Two new UNIMA representations

Secretary General - 5/03/2014

The General Secretary is happy to announce the coming in the big family of National Centres and Représentations two new countries. The first is Ecuador and is managed by Ana ESCOBAR who lives in Quito.   The second is located in Petaling Jaya, in the province of Sengalor in Malaysia. The reprsentation is managed by Dr Loy CHEE LUEN.     […]

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FMTM: opening of applications for the companies

Notices - 19/02/2014

The next Worldwide Festival of Puppets Théâtres (Festival Mondial des Théâtres de Marionnettes) will be held from 18 to 27 September 2015 in Charleville-Mézières.   Charleville-Mézières has become the World Capital of Puppetry through the organization of a major event in the cultural and artistic life of the country : the World Festival of Puppets Theatres, which […]

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Council of Cuba 2014

Secretary General - 12/02/2014

For the first time in its history, UNIMA will hold the Meeting of all its Councilors in Varadero (Cuba)Cuba, on April 22nd, 23th, 24th, 2014.   The Council is an opportunity for the UNIMA National Centres and the Commissions to present their projects and achievements. It’s also an important forum of meeting for the profesionals and puppatru arts […]

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