Arthur and Clementine
Arthur and Clementine are perhaps one of the best known tales worldwide. The performance is based on the same titled work of the Italia...
(Association Baby T)
A time traveler went to Jurassic and trained a baby dinosaur by catching it. Now he wanders around the city and introduces his dinosaur...
Empty beach in North Africa. A nervous captain is waiting for his passengers impatiently. All of the passengers are refugees, and all t...
(Bash Street Theatre)
Bash Street Theater, is our guest from the UK, has performed at major festivals in 22 European countries as well as in China, South Kor...
Bout à Bout
(Le Clan Des Songes)
A small piece of rope comes out of a pile, separates from the entangled ball of yarn, begins to live and tries to find other pieces. A ...
Cabaret on Strings
(SoulMade Theatre Company)
This is a colorful street cabaret that blends modern and traditional Bulgarian dances. Who isn't in this fun show; Elvis Presley, C...
When the lizards feel a threat to them, they drop their tails as a defense mechanism. The loss of tails allows the lizard to escape fro...
(Puppet Theatre Sampo)
Puppets come to life as circus heroes in this age-appropriate show which presented by Puppet Theater Sampo, brings the circus wor...
Dancing with the Puppet
(Varna State Puppet Theater)
Mostly when we combine two or three things we love, surprising combinations would emerge. Sometimes a taste that you can't get enou...
Encounter Shadow Play
(Guangdong Lufeng Shadow Play of China)
The performance consisting of four independent short stories. The first story tells the story of a chicken trying to protect her home a...
Country: People's Republic of China
(Animo Puppets Studio)
The performance is an adaptation of three fairy tales that children know very well. These tales include Frog and Cow, Cicada and Ant an...
Fairy Tale in Fairy Tale
Fairy Tale In Fairy Tale is a collection of fairy tales written by Işıl Kasapoğlu and re-staged by Semaver Kumpanya. This fairy tale wo...
(Shiri & Dan)
Unleash your imagination and let the light guide you. Two adorable clowns, Shiri and Dan, wander around the world of lights, captivatin...
Claudio Cinelli, one of the most important artists of Italian theater and puppet art, over 45 years of artistic life, he has directed m...
Ibis and Pinocchio
(Açıkgöz Kukla Tiyatrosu)
The master Gepetto gives naughty Pinocchio to the fairy lady. With the help of the fairy lady and Ibis children, they convince Pinocchi...
In the Village Yard
(Burgas State Puppet Theatre)
Every year, we bring to our festival performances that the youngest children can watch together with their families. This year, the pla...
It Started With a Dance
Bandart Productions, composed of two Hungarian artists Katalin Lengyel and Szabolcs Tóth-Zsiga, use a contemporary and innovative appli...
(Men in Back)
Jacques Baguette, the superstar of pastry, is the lover of everyone who is here before you. The famous chef is blessed with fascinating...
A long, long time ago, far away, a girl named Jenny lived in Aotearoa / New Zealand. When Jenny was four years old, she went to a circu...
(Anita Maravillas Teatro)
Everyone lives in a small Indian village with joy and happiness. But one day, suddenly, misfortune happens to the people. Jon Braun, a ...
Journey to the West
(Yong Xing Lo Puppet Troupe)
Tang Sanzang, a priest from the Tang dynasty, embarks on a journey westward to study Buddhist scriptures with his disciples Sun Wu Kong...
Karagoz the Ramadan Drummer
(Hayali Ayhan Leylek)
It is a show that will be watched with interest from Hayali Ayhan Leylek, a Karagoz artist from İzmir. Karagoz becomes a ramadan drumme...
Karagoz's Funny Wish
One day, Karagoz walks around the neighborhood and sees many objects left in the street. While wondering who the belongings belong to h...
Karagoz’s Adventure of the Sea
In the shadow play based on Jules Verne's world classics, 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea, Karagoz's fantastic adventure with Capt...
Kashtanka is one of Chekhov's most popular short stories. The work depicts the depths of human nature and the social atmosphere of ...
Kim the Little Black Chicken
(Figurentheater Vlinders & C)
New chicks are hatching on a farm. Among the yellow chicks there is a small black chick is born. The little black chick immediately rea...
The performance is lively, surprising and extremely funny, describing the different typologies of students in a classroom in a funny wa...
(Uçan Pelerin Kukla Tiyatrosu)
With the spring awakening, bees are preparing flowers for the ball. One of them spends its time just eating and sleeping. Things get mi...
Leo’s Marionette Show
Russian puppet artist Leo Kondakov is visiting Izmir. Cute puppets, lover of everyone from regardless of age, invite you to their joyfu...
Marmelat is Learning
We are hosting Turkey's most beloved and well-known ventriloquist Çiğdem Çelebi and her puppet girl Marmelat in our festival. Follo...
(Vaskakas Puppet Theatre)
A white handkerchief, a white tablecloth, or maybe a big white sheet. They are siblings, very similar to each other; it has four corner...
(The Old Actress’s Theatre)
An Indian forest called Mowgli, with its wild hunters, insidious reptiles, a missing child and a caterpillar... The lost child Mowgli, ...
(Qatar National Theatre)
This year we are hosting a puppet theater group from Qatar for the first time at the festival. The group meets with Izmir audience with...
Be prepared to meet the pantomime, clown and illusionist Michele Cafaggi who has worked for many years to develop the giant balloon tec...
One day and Two season & Kocholo's Present
(Shadow Theater Company)
Our Iranian guest Shadow Theater Company's performances consist of two different stories. The first story is about the seasons. Nan...
The two elegantly dressed cyclists, riding a two-person bicycle around with a pianist playing cheerful melodies in the city streets. As...
(Maribor Puppet Theatre)
Pinocchio's story is an incredible adventure that continues to be a source of excitement for generations of readers. Pinocchio is a...
Princess and the Pea
A different approach to Andersen's famous play Princess and the Pea. Once upon a time, there was a kingdom. In this kingdom, everyt...
RaTaTa Watch out! The rats are coming!
A great show from a group of rats with colorful costumes, masked faces, and entertaining performances. Theater Paspartout is a mask the...
Red Plum Seed
(Tarla Faresi Tiyatrosu)
Red Plum Seed has many difficulties until it reaches its biggest dream and becomes a tree, but it never loses its joy of life. A lot go...
(Theatre Company PINKLEC)
So Long is a warm friendship story. Inspired by the Canadian writer Marianne Dubuc's children's book Lion and Bird, the play gi...
Talented Marionettes Wanted
(Burgas State Puppet Theatre)
Talented puppets are wanted to work in the cabaret theater. The world-famous puppet star is preparing a cast for his new show. He sends...
The Adventures of Pulcinella
(Gianluca Di Matteo)
Pulcinella, one of the most colorful characters of the traditional European hand puppet family which our İbiş is included too, meets th...
The Cabin of Pépé
(Compagnie Theatres De Marionnettes)
Looking for a phenomenon in a puppet? It’s Pepe before you! There is a theater stage that walks towards the crowd and a character...
(Pro Rodopi Art Center)
In the performance named The Concert, the puppet female quartet performing Bulgarian folk songs is preparing for the concert. Four ordi...
The DaSilva Marionette Circus Troupe
Have you ever seen a circus when you were a kid? Well, when you grew up, did you ever take your child to the circus? Whatever your answ...
The Insect Circus
The magical world of Insect Circus invites the viewer to forget the truth and dive into the strange and beautiful world of insects. Ins...
The White Rabbit
(The Art Theatre Bucharest)
Four suitcases, an empty table, two actresses and a rabbit. Sorry, not just a rabbit, but a plush White Rabbit. You will be a fan of th...
(Varna State Puppet Theater)
One of the best-known tales of our growing children is Finger Girl. A woman who once had no children goes to a fairy to have a little g...
(Cie Fred Teppe)
Welcome to the world of Fred Teppe, where everything turns into a miracle. You will be delighted to watch the breathtaking solo perform...
Boys, girls, men and women, even grandparents; a tragicomic story where everyone will find many scenes and stories from their own lives...