SHOW YOUR SUPPORT FOR THE MIAM – Concerted fundraising campaign

The Maison international des arts de la marionette (MIAM), an Association québécoise des marionnettistes (AQM) and Casteliers initiative, finally owns the roof over its head. Together, the three organizations are proud to announce their first concerted fundraising campaign for the centre’s many activities. Would you like to do your part? Every contribution counts! I support […]

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Looking back at an exceptionnal edition – 14th Festival de Casteliers

The 14th Festival de Casteliers, March 6 to 10, 2019 will remain etched in our hearts and in our collective memory. With its venues filled with happy spectators (over 95% capacity!), the festival brought together young and old, professionals as well as enthusiastic amateurs. Together they experienced some of the very best original contemporary puppet […]

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The MIAM is Settling In!

Between October 2018 and March 2019, the MIAM will be settling into its new home and hosting s series of puppetry arts events (we like to call them nuggets). We’re building up to the official opening celebrations in March during the 14th edition of Festival de Casteliers. Our first “nugget”: the Maison international des arts […]

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Latest News

24 January 2019

The Festival de Casteliers Program is Now Online: France in the Spotlight!

Montréal, January 24, 2019 ─ The 14th Festival de Casteliers’ program is now online. This year’s not-to-be-missed event devoted to puppetry arts will celebrate France, as it welcomes four shows and many French artists, as well as puppeteers from the United States, Canada and Québec. The 2019 program features eleven shows for adults and children, […]

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11 January 2019

Caroline Bernier-Dionne and Veronica Barron Recipients of the Montréal-New England Creative Residency

Montréal, January 11, 2019 – Casteliers, the Montréal Arts Council and Puppet Showplace Theater are pleased to announce that Caroline Bernier-Dionne and Veronica Barron have been selected for the creative research cross-residency between Montréal and New England. Both artists will have the opportunity to work on their respective projects and hone their craft by sharing […]

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6 December 2018

14th Festival de Casteliers Program Launch

The 14th Festival de Casteliers will be held from March 6-10, 2019. The Festival program will be unveiled on January 24, 2019 during the highly anticipated Happy Hour cocktail at Théâtre Outremont, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. This year, the celebrations will continue on into the evening with the presentation of ERSATZ by the French collective AÏE […]

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