This summer, Leipzig will host its own international puppet theatre festival in the Lindenfels Theatre West Wing. The festival will open with artists from ten countries, most of whom come from eastern Europe where this genre has a long tradition. The unique qualities of puppet theatre will be presented as an integrative art form which combines the fine arts with performing arts.
Artistic directors: Michael Vogel, Charlotte Wilde, Katrin Stadtmüller
Participants / artists: Gruppe AChE (RUS), Christoph Bochdansky (A), Christian Camignon (F), Yvette Coetzee (ZA), figurentheater tübingen, Miriam Goldschmidt, Norregaards Teater (DK), Peter Rinderknecht (CH) and others
Venue and schedule:
Leipzig, Schaubühne Lindenfels, West Wing, May - September 2006
Lindenfels Westflügel e.V.