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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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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25 September 2018

Call for Projects: Creative Cross-Residency between Montréal & New England

With the goal of developing puppetry, bringing together and exchanging contemporary practices between puppeteers from various backgrounds, Casteliers, the Montréal Arts Council (Conseil des arts de Montréal-CAM) and Puppet Showplace Theater are partnering to offer a creative cross-residency for professional puppeteers. For the third edition of this project, the selected Montréal artist will stay in the United States, in the city of Brookline. In exchange, Montréal will host an American puppeteer.

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5 April 2017

Montréal — Guadalajara (Mexico) Cross-Residency for Professional Puppeteers

With a view to furthering the development of puppetry arts and bringing together puppeteers from diverse backgrounds in order to share contemporary creative practices, Casteliers, the Conseil des arts de Montréal (CAM) and LUNA MORENA have partnered to offer a creative cross-residency for professional puppeteers. For the second edition of this project, a Montréal-based artist […]

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