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Pygméteatern

Swedish theatre founded in 1976 by a group of young painters and musicians who discovered the possibilities of shadow theatre. The artistic style chosen by the company is close to comic strips and cartoons and is against any romanticism in children’s culture

World Encyclopaedia of Puppetry Arts

Long term project, the World Encyclopedia of Puppetry Arts called “WEPA” or “EMAM” for Encyclopédie Mondiale des Arts de la Marionnette, has been created in order to preserve the heritage of puppetry arts while promoting the new trends. It offers 1272 articles written, translated and edited by 341 contributors, on puppet techniques, the major puppeteers and the history of puppets in several countries, etc. The project, managed by the UNIMA Publications and Communication Commission, is also available in French and Spanish.