"When you think of puppet theatre, you imagine something traditional, where the most technical thing about it is a piece of string. Copenhagen’s very first international puppet theatre festival should put an end to such misconceptions…"

− Copenhagen Post

"Something suggests puppetry may be the way to get soul and play back in to the theatre. It is for this very reason that Copenhagen Puppet Festival has reinvented itself for the second time to show that puppetry is an important factor in renewing the performing arts."

− Politiken

"They say puppets are also for adults at Copenhagen Puppet Festival. I should say so! You have to be fairly adult to take it."

− Dagbladet Information

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Copenhagen Puppet Festival is closing

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After 12 fantastic years with amazing puppet theatre for adults in Copenhagen, we have decided to close the festival. It has been a tough call, but this is the right…


(Dansk) Hvem er Gadens Stemmer?

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Artistic Director and Producer for Copenhagen Puppet Festival steps down

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After eleven years at the helm the founder of Copenhagen Puppet Festival, Barnaby Stig Swann Pedersen has decided to step down. Since its inception the festival has succeeded in creating…