20th Edition of FIMFA Postponed

International Festival of Puppetry and Animated Forms
Lisbon

Due to the Coronavirus pandemic (Covid-19), FIMFA regrets to announce the postponement of its twentieth edition.

FIMFA Lx20 - International Festival of Puppetry and Animated Forms

7 to 24 May 2020
Lisbon

We shall await and watch closely the current situation because of Covid-19 and will be working from home.

Everybody's health first! Stay safe!

FIMFA Lx20 - International Festival of Puppetry and Animated Forms

7 to 24 May 2020
Lisbon

FIMFA is coming: 7 to 24 May!

 

20th Edition - 20 Years

 

SAVE THE DATE!

FIMFA Lx20 - International Festival of Puppetry and Animated Forms

7 to 24 May 2020
Lisbon

FIMFA is coming: 7 to 24 May!

 

20th Edition - 20 Years

 

SAVE THE DATE!

Paper, Bone and Bile Short Stories: Premiere in Lisbon

12 to 16 February
Teatro do Bairro

"Paper, Bone and Bile Short Stories" in Lisbon at Teatro do Bairro: from 12 to 16 february!

Goodbye 2019, Hello 2020!

What a Year!
Happy New Year!

We want to thank everyone who followed our project!
In 2020 we celebrate the 20th ANNIVERSARY of FIMFA! Save the date: 7 to 24 May 2020!

Paper, Bone and Bile Short Stories at FIMP

17 and 18 October
Teatro Municipal do Porto Rivoli

Intense Days & Mission Acomplished!

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Paper, Bone and Bile Short Stories: premiere at FIMP

17 and 18 October

The premiere of our new show will be at Festival Internacional de Marionetas do Porto!

Amazing days at Festival Mondial des Théâtres de Marionnettes de Charleville-Mézières 2019

25 and 26 September
France

It was a pleasure to have the opportunity to perform our show at Festival mondial des théâtres de marionnettes!

A Tarumba at Festival Mondial des Théâtres de Marionnettes de Charleville-Mézières 2019

25 and 26 de September
France

A Tarumba presents 'This is not the Gogol's Nose, but it could be... with a dash of Jacques Prévert' at the Festival Mondial de Charleville-Mézières!

Funicular Project Workshop Animating the Inanimate: Exploring Everyday Materials and Objects

11 to 14 July 2019
São Luiz Teatro Municipal

The registrations are open for the workshop directed by Julian Crouch!

Artistic Residence at Théâtre La Licorne, Dunkirk, France

24 to 30 June
Théâtre La Licorne

We are making an artistic residence of our next show at Théâtre La Licorne in Dunkirk!

PARTY FIMFA Lx19 Surprise: Myra Su

Myra Su - Inked
São Luiz Teatro Municipal - Sala Bernardo Sassetti

At the closing party of FIMFA Lx19, Myra Su, a performer of Manual Cinema, presented INKED.

PARTY FIMFA Lx19 at São Luiz Theatre

25 May (Sat), from 11pm
Concert Jhon Douglas & JungleBoys

★ Closing Party of FIMFA Lx19! You are all warmly invited!

Surprise! Concert by Jhon Douglas & JungleBoys!

FIMFA Lx19 - Programme Online!

9 to 26 May
Lisbon

Ooh-la-la ★ The programme of FIMFA Lx19 is now online!! 

FIMFA Lx19: 9 to 26 May

Festival Presentation
São Luiz Teatro Municipal

On World Puppetry Day we presented the programme of the 19th edition!

Henrique Delgado Award 2019 given to João Carneiro

World Puppetry Day
São Luiz Teatro Municipal

In its first edition, the Henrique Delgado Award was given to João Carneiro, journalist and theatre critic of newspaper Expresso.

World Puppetry Day

21 March > 6.30pm
São Luiz Teatro Municipal

★ World Puppetry Day ★

 

FIMFA Lx19 - International Festival of Puppetry: presentation of the programme.

Launch of the Henrique Delgado Award.

Come on!

Henrique Delgado Award

21 March at 6.30pm (Thursday)

On the World Puppetry Day, 21 March, will be launched the Henrique Delgado Award.
Click here to know more.

A Tarumba is looking for producers (m/f)

FIMFA Lx19

A Tarumba is looking for producers (m/f) for FIMFA Lx - International Festival of Puppetry and Animated Forms: 9 - 26 May.

FIMFA Lx19 - International Festival of Puppetry and Animated Forms

9 to 26 May 2019
Lisbon

FIMFA is coming: 9 to 26 May!

 

SAVE THE DATE!

Funicular Project with Marta Cuscunà

18 to 20 February

It has finished the fantastic workshop: We like to move it, move it! Directed by Marta Cuscunà & Paola Villani, as part of the Funicular Project!

IL CANTO DELLA CADUTA by Marta Cuscunà (Italy)

15 and 16 February (Fri, Sat) at 9pm
São Luiz Teatro Municipal

Marta Cuscunà in Lisbon again! Don't miss her new show Il canto della caduta at São Luiz Teatro Municipal. 

Click here to know more!

Funicular Project: Workshop We like to move it, move it!

Marta Cuscunà and Paola Villani (IT)
18 to 20 February

Workshop directed by Marta Cuscunà & Paola Villani: WE LIKE TO MOVE IT, MOVE IT! Research and experimentation in Puppetry and Animated Forms.

 

Exhibition From Marlowe to Shakespeare: A Tarumba - Teatro de Marionetas - 25 Years

National Museum of Dance and Theatre | Lisbon

Our exhibition From Marlowe to Shakespeare: A Tarumba - 25 Years at the National Museum of Theatre has been extended!
New date to be announced soon.

FIMFA Lx18: Ada/Ava and Monkeys included in the list of best shows of 2018!

In Newspaper Expresso

FIMFA Lx18 Festival: ADA/AVA by Manual Cinema and MONKEYS by Amit Drori in the list of Best Shows of 2018 in newspaper Expresso!
 

Exhibition From Marlowe to Shakespeare: A Tarumba - Teatro de Marionetas - 25 Years

8 November 6pm
National Museum of Dance and Theatre | Lisbon

The opening of our exhibition at National Museum of Theatre and Dance will be on November 8, at 6pm, Thursday.

Come and see!

We are back from the artistic residence at Theatre Le Passage, Fécamp (France)

23 to 30 September
Théâtre Le Passage

What a great week in France for our artistic residence.

Artistic residence at Theatre Le Passage, in Fécamp (France)

23 to 30 September
Théâtre Le Passage

We are going to France to make an artistic residence of our next show Manual of Bizarre Events [working title].

Mission Accomplished: Pop Up Puppets - International Puppet Theatre Festival, Stockholm, Sweden

18 to 22 August
Kulturhuset Stadsteatern | Marionetteatern

Shows + workshop + Conference

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A Tarumba in Stockholm at Pop up Puppets International Puppet Theatre Festival

18 August
Kulturhuset Stadsteatern

A Tarumba presents at Pop up Puppets International Puppet Theatre Festival: 'This is not the Gogol's Nose, but it could be...'

Funicular Project with Jimmy Grimes

12 to 15 July 2018
São Luiz Teatro Municipal

It has ended yesterday the fantastic workshop: Giving Life to Puppets: Manipulation and Direction directed by Jimmy Grimes!

Funicular Project Workshop Giving Life to Puppets: Manipulation and Direction

12 to 15 July 2018
São Luiz Teatro Municipal

The registrations are open for the workshop directed by Jimmy Grimes!

Exhibition German Shadow Theatres

Until 27 May
Bookshop - Teatro Nacional D. Maria II

The FIMFA Lx18 is over now, but you can still see the exhibition of two German Shadow Theatres, from the collection of A Tarumba at TNDMII.

FIMFA Lx18 Closing Party

19 May
São Luiz Teatro Municipal

What a night it was with the music chosen by Retro_Activos!
Next year there will be more!!
THANK YOU ALL!

PARTY FIMFA Lx18 at São Luiz Theatre

19 May (Sat), from 10.30pm
São Luiz Teatro Municipal

Closing Party of FIMFA Lx18! You are all warmly invited!

Manual Cinema: Last Show of FIMFA Lx18!

18 to 20 May
São Luiz Teatro Municipal

★ ADA/AVA by Manual Cinema (USA) is a must-see performance!

Big Heads with a Twist at Theatre São Luiz

12 May (Saturday) at 6pm
São Luiz Teatro Municipal

Big Heads with a Twist strike again!

FIMFA Lx18 Shows

3 to 20 May

Check out the programme of FIMFA Lx18 in Shows - All

Workshops FIMFA Lx18

The registrations are open!

The registrations for the workshops of FIMFA Lx18 are open!

And they are absolutely not to be missed!

  • Agrupación Señor Serrano
  • Agnès Limbos
  • Ali Moini

FIMFA Lx18

3 to 20 May
Lisbon - Portugal

FIMFA is coming!

Welcome to our new website!

World Puppetry Day

Presentation of Program of FIMFA Lx18
São Luiz Teatro Municipal

World Puppetry Day
Presentation of FIMFA Lx18 and book launch of "A Tarumba - Puppetry and Animated Forms: 25 Years".