Never too old for puppet theatre!: Shadow puppet theatre workshop for seniors

This fall, Casteliers is organizing an online Zoom workshop for Outremont seniors and their family or friends. The Never too young or too old for puppet theatre! workshop offers seniors 60 years + the opportunity to learn the basics of shadow theatre, build their very own silhouettes, and contribute to the staging of Shakespeare’s Hamlet, in an adaptation by playwright Jan Decorte.

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Call for Proposals: Creative research residency for professional puppeteers from Montréal

With the goal of developing puppetry and in the context of the COVID-19, Casteliers and the Montreal Arts Council (Conseil des arts de Montréal-CAM) are partnering to offer two (2) creative residency for professional puppeteers. The residencies will each last for twenty-one (21) days. They will take place at the Maison Internationale des arts de la marionnette (MIAM) between October 2020 and February 2021.

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Casteliers en cavale

Presented in collaboration with Arrondissement d’Outremont, Casteliers en cavale will revive the arts of puppetry in August! Spontaneous performances will take place in different parks and avenues of Outremont. In order to amaze the public and avoid gatherings, the schedule and locations must remain secret… Stay tuned!

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