Canceled due to the rain – PIFKO’S PROCESSION (children and adults)

Saturday, September 17th 11.00 h, Tkalčićeva Street, Ban Jelačić Square, Cvjetni Square, Zrinjevac Square PIFKO’S PROCESSION (children and adults) The beginning of the festival is announced every year, including this year, by a puppet procession led by the giant puppet called Pifko. The procession starts at 11:00 a.m. from Tkalčićeva Street, near the Kaptol Center […]

Sold-out! THE VERY HUNGRY CATERPILLAR, Zadar Puppet Theatre, Croatia (2+)

Saturday, September 17th; 12.00 h; Cultural Information Centre venue; 2+; 35 minutes; in Croatian A play based on the eponymous children’s picture book by Eric Carle intended for the youngest audiences experiencing the theatre for the first time. Nature reveals its secrets to us while we travel, observe, listen, grow and learn. Based on the […]

THE PUPPET TALLKS*, puppetry workshop (for teachers and kindergarten teachers)

The workshop is intended for adults that professionally teach and educated children. The workshop is focused on mastering the creation of a simple puppet while taking into account the process of theatre puppet creation. The participation in the workshop provides insight into the technology and solutions of a professional creator and maker of theatre puppets […]

THE LITTLE MATCH GIRL, Mini Teater, Slovenia (6+)

Saturday, September 17th; 18.00 h; Cultural Centre Travno venue; 6+; 45 minutes; in Croatian Hans Christian Andersen’s tale of The Little Match Girl is a beautiful and heartrending story that shines a light on human frailty and the power of the imagination to offer hope. Performed in the round, an intimate space where the audience […]

RESCHEDULED TO TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20TH AT 18.30 AT MAMUTICA PLATEAU THE NEXT GENERATION: student’s performances, Academy of Arts and Culture in Osijek, Croatia, THE CALL OF THE WILD WEST*, Jan Kovačić, Mateja Tustanovski, Laura Kolesarić, Luka Selman (6+)

DUE TO THE BAD WEATHER PLAY HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED TO TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20TH AT 18.30 AT MAMUTICA PLATEAU Ben is an ordinary young man who works in a saloon in the Wild West during the day, and when it gets dark and the doors of the saloon are locked, he dreams of a great adventure. […]

Book promotion: PUPPETRY FOR THE 21ST CENTURY, Teodora Vigato; A TRAVELING ACTOR’S DREAM,Teodora Vigato; APPLIED PUPPETRY IN EDUCATION, DEVELOPMENT, AND THERAPY: THEORY AND PRACTICE, the editor Livija Kroflin; (for adults)

Saturday; September 17th; Travno Cultural Centre; 19.00 h; for adults; in Croatian BOOK PROMOTIONS PUPPETRY FOR THE 21ST CENTURY by Teodora Vigato Publisher: Matica Hrvatska Branch in Zadar The monograph consists of works that were created from 2003 to 2021 and were published in various magazines and collections of papers from symposia. It covers theoretical […]

THE LAST DANCE OF BRIGITTE, Zero en Conducta, Spain (for adults)

Saturday, September 17th; 21.00 h; Cultural Information Centre; for adults; 50 minutes; nonverbal Brigitte is so old that her memories are in black and white, she is so old that if you ask her age, she will tell you many years and a few more. You know that the time has come, the exact moment […]