13th Biennial Festival of Contemporary Puppetry Art LUTKE 2016

27. 7. 2016

The puppet performances, presented at the Festival, will be designed for children, young people and adults. Its programme will be enriched by various exhibitions, off-festival activities, workshops and street actions.

We are proud to announce that the LUTKE 2016 Festival will showcase 26 performances from 15 countries and thus host such renown companies as: Plexus Polaire (France/Norway), Hotel Modern (Netherlands), Paul Zaloom (USA), Kalle Nio/WHS and Nordic Puppet Ambassadoraas (Finland)TJP Centre Dramatique National D’Alsace, AÏE AÏE AÏE and Magali Rousseau / Compagnie L’Insolite Mécaniques (France)  Sofie Krog Theater (Denmark), Ariel Doron (Israel), Naivní divadlo Liberec (Czech Republic), NUKU Theatre (Estonia), Tof Théâtre (Belgium), Electric Circus and Babok (Netherlands),Tuning People & Kinderenvandevilla (Belgium), The Last Great Hunt (Australia), Lutkovno gledališče Ljubljana and Lutkovno gledališče Maribor (Slovenia).

A part of this year’s Festival Programme will revolve around the activities within the framework of the European Museum Project All Strings Attached: Pioneers Of European Puppetry Behind the Scenes (including performances, exhibitions, workshops ...) to throw light upon some of the up to-date views on safeguarding of the puppetry legacy.

Please find LUTKE 2016 Festival Programme bellow.