The Festival of Puppet Theatre of Moianès (Barcelona Province) is promoted and organized by the Cultural Association Espai Animations (Center of Puppet Initiatives) in coordination with the City Councils, being the only one to be declared department of the Principality.
The organization reaches the 6th edition, overcoming all kinds of obstacles, thanks to the perseverance of Carles and Susanna -the puppeteers of Calders-, the support of the public and institutions and with the support of the puppet association UNIMA Catalunya, showing how in recent years the Festival has taken root in the territory, has gained credit and esteem of the profession and has consolidated a growing audience, coming from the region and from everywhere.
The 6th edition will take place over 24 days, from Friday, June 24 to Sunday, July 17, 2022, with activities focused mainly on weekends, moving successively and in this order, for each of the 7 places joined this year: L'Estany, Monistrol de Calders , Calders, Castellcir, Sant Quirze Safaja, Moià and Castellterçol.
The program presents 15 shows, 2 exhibitions, 1 route and 1 workshop, which are distributed in the different villages of Moianès. And for the first time and at its headquarters, the Espai Animacions de Calders will host during the Festival the course"workshop of stone cardboard" (11 sessions of 90 '/ day).
All in all, it is an extraordinary Festival as much for its duration as for the number of activities programmed which, as always, are addressed to children, families, young people and adults. Yes, also young people and adults!
As every year, there will be plenty of artists of proven value, ready to make you vibrate, laugh, laugh around the 7 municipalities of Moianes that participate this year 2022. Not to be missed!