Festival News: International Marionette Festival in 2018
The festival will include Asian and European selections, together with Myanmar’s.
Right now, the festival is scheduled for March 2018. The main sponsor will be the Goethe Institute, and many marionette artistes will be invited to the festival. But neither the exact date nor the participants who will attend the festival are confirmed yet.
Myanmar marionette has been a unique tradition of Myanmar since ancient times, the performances originated from royal patronage and gradually acquired worldwide recognition.