Crappy! Sorry but I just found this! My schedule has been soo nuts and I’m trying to finish a Business Plan…for a Part Time Puppet Company. Anyway, I hope someone can still go, but I fear it maybe too late:
des arts de la marionnette
September 12 to 17, 2006
The 9th edition of this biennial international puppet festival will be held in Saguenay and Jonquiere Quebec.
It will feature fifty performances by seventeen puppet companies from Mexico,Peru, France, Italy, Quebec, Nova Scotia and British Columbia.
Included in the events will be six Training Seminars.
During the festival a commision of UNIMA, the North American National Centre will have its first meeting with goals to develop a better understanding of the art form and to promote puppetry in Canada, USA and Mexico, through multiple exchanges between puppet centres, festivals and educational