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.
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
PREAC: Resource Poles for Artistic and Cultural Education.
It is a training organized by the International Puppet Institute and the World Festival of Puppet Theatres, aimed at education and culture staff.
From 14 to 16 December 2022
Free on application
The FMTM has a new president
Philippe Choulet, agrégé de philosophie, succède à Jean-Pierre Lescot à la présidence de l’association organisatrice du Festival, Les Petits Comédiens de Chiffons.
World Festival, RDV in 2023
The next World Festival of Puppet Theaters, the largest gathering of puppeteers in the world, will take place in Charleville-Mézières from 16 to 24 September 2023.
The “J-365” becomes “Temps d’M”
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.
Theater is essential
In the global technical civilization, formed by so many particular cultures and threatened by its conflicts, the theater is – I firmly believe – the builder of hope and a magnifying glass through which one glimpses the future. Not because it would show the world better than it really is, but because it gives hope […]