september, 2021

17sepAll Day26World Puppet Theater FestivalCountry:FranceLocation:Charleville-Mézières

Event Details

The World Puppet Theater Festival is an event that takes place every other year in Charleville-Mézières in France. The festival exists since the year 1961 to promote the art of puppetry. There will be around 250 puppeteer groups who will show their skills.

For 10 days the World Puppet Theater Festival is the place for everybody who loves puppeteers shows. The city will transform itself into one big theater where you can visit around 200 shows, and you will be able to enjoy a wide variety of techniques. You might see a solo puppeteer in the street and a big production on stage.

There will be puppeteer groups from all over the world including Finland, Japan, Senegal, Russia, and 25 other country’s. But it is not just about big groups, Amateurs, children and families are welcome too. The festival is there to share some laughter and joy.

Most of the shows take place on Place Ducale. It is not online the place to see the biggest and most impressive productions. The incredible architecture of the place will make every performance even more magical.

Read more about the World Puppet Theater Festival, and check out our blog about other festivals in France. Check our best times to visit France.

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Time

september 17 (Friday) - 26 (Sunday)

Location

Charleville-Mézières

25 Rue du Petit-Bois, 08103 Charleville-Mézières, France

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