22nd edition

16 to 24 September 2023

The FMTM is the largest puppet theatre festival in the world since 1961.

It also organizes “Temps d’M”  which took place from 14th to 18th September 2022.

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A season in puppetry #1

A semester of puppet shows in Charleville-Mézières, accessible to young and old, to amateurs and enthusiasts, from January to July 2023. The gathering of the programs of the International Institute of Puppetry and the World Festival of Puppet Theaters. Check out the program!



Launched during Temps d’M in September 2022, the Barionnettes are an opportunity to discover puppetry throughout the year in Charleville-Mézières. A regular event during which puppeteers perform in the city’s bars.
Next Barionnettes:
Friday 10 February


Puppet workshop for children

During the winter vacations, make the animal or creature of your choice (realistic or fantastic) from simple materials (paper, scotch tape), then learn to manipulate it in a setting.
From 7 years old
Animated by Coraline Charnet
21st to 24th February 2023