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Together, we did it!

Together, we did it!

With 448 artists from all over the world, 45,000 tickets sold (75% attendance) and a blazing Indian summer, the 21st edition of the World Festival of Puppet Theatres was a magnificent success and a beautiful 60th anniversary.
© Clément Caron
The “J-365” becomes

The “J-365” becomes "Temps d'M”

M for Marionette of course! And also as movement, manipulation, material, marvelous, magic! A "puppet" highlight during the inter-festival years, from September 14 to 18, 2022. During 5 days, 15 artistic teams will present their work, at the forefront of the world and national creation. Program available in June.
© Michel Renaux

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Artistic applications 2023

Artistic applications 2023

The call for artistic proposals for the World Festival of Puppet Theatres 2023 is open!
The companies who wants to apply must fill in the form below before the 9 June 2022.
© Florent Mayolet

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Productions / residencies

Productions / residencies

A mission of the Festival is to encourage creation. The Festival accompanies durably artists and companies by supporting them for production and distribution in France and abroad.
© Hervé Dapremont

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THEATER IS ESSENTIAL

THEATER IS ESSENTIAL

In March, the Festival welcomed Russian artist and ESNAM alumna Marina Simonova to work on her future show. On this occasion, the Board of Directors and the team of the association Les Petits Comédiens de Chiffons wish to recall the philosophy that guides their action. Read the text.
© Patrick Argirakis

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