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Pl. Sta Teresa, 1. Lleida 25002
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Professional activities

PRO AREA
The Puppets' Fair of Lleida, as a market platform specializing in puppet shows and in the theater of plastic protagonism, offers a space at the service of accredited professionals, the purchase and sale of shows, the interaction between artists, creators and programmers and, at the same time, a space that enhances the debate about the art of puppets during the celebration of the Puppets Fair.

  • Days: 4th, 5th and 6th of May
  • Place: Pl. de l'Hort de Santa Teresa (Carpa davant el Centre de Titelles)
  • Timetable:  friday from 10 to 21 h, saturday from 10 to 21 h and sunday from 10 to 16 h

 

INSIDE THE PRO AREA WE WILL FIND:  

  • Divulgation of the professional activities: An open space for professionals, creative entities, informative and professional organizations in relation to this artistic field and intended to divulge their cultural work. 
  • Presentation of projects: A presentation and exchange projects area. 
  • Bar Space: Rest and coexistence area, often generative of new relationship and bussines opportunities. 
  • Other Servives: Computers and wifi available   

 

ACTIVITIES 

Friday, 4th  of May. 

  • 10.00 h - 11es Technical seminars. Master Class Cia. Gioco Vita
  • 11.00 h - Facilitator PRO - Margarida Troguet
  • 11.30 h - 11es Technical seminars. TTPforma: What role the installations play in the Scenic Arts? Price: free - Previus Inscription. Place: PRO Space
  • 13.30 h - Speed Meeting
  • 17.00 h - Facilitator PRO - Margarida Troguet 
  • 21.15 h - Aperitf Inaugural. Inauguration PRO Space. Inauguration 18th Fira del Llibre de les Arts Escèniques.

Saturday, 5th of May.

  • 10.00 h - 11es Technical seminars. Master Class Cia. Gioco Vita
  • 11.00 h - Facilitator PRO - Margarida Troguet
  • 14.15 h - Presentation Internacionals Festivals of Puppets. Aperitif
  • 18.00 h - Facilitator PRO - Margarida Troguet

 Sunday, 6th of May.

  • 14.00 h - Facilitator PRO - Margarida Troguet
  • 14.15 h - Presentation Nationals Festivals of Puppets. Aperitif

 

 

MARGARIDA TROGUET, FACILITATOR PRO AT THE PUPPET FAIR OF LLEIDA

COFAE with this initiative wants to reinforce the Fair's work and facilitate a meeting point between professionals. The Puppet Fair of Lleida as a Fair, is a market place and a meeting point for professionals, that's why COFAE has activated this space to generate context and situations that favor meeting points between professionals.The Puppet Fair of Lleida names Margarida Troguet for this work because of her knowledge about Scenic Arts. Due to her long, recognized and successful career, she will be helpful and will share with us her expertise.   

 

PRESENTATION OF INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL PARTICIPANT
Presentation of the international festivals participant at the 29th Puppet Fair of Lleida.   

 

PRESENTATION OF NATIONAL FESTIVAL PARTICIPANT
Presentation of the national festivals participant at the 29th Puppet Fair of Lleida.

 

SPEED DATING OF THE PUPPET FAIR OF LLEIDA
We will organize a Speed Dating that consist of short dates of 10 minutes between programmers and companies, to facilitate the networking.  

 

TTP MEETINGWhat role the installations play in the Scenic Arts?

Starting from the need to define and value the installations in the street arts, the TTP commissioned the writing of a report in which the contributions of programmers and companies were collected to defined what are and what values the facilities have. In this session we will discuss different agents to discuss their role in the street arts and the performing arts.

 

MASTER CLASS
With Theatre Gioco Vita.A master class based in shadows. With this workshop, Fabrizio Montecchi proposes a way to discover the contemporanean shadows theatre with such an expressive possibilities. He thinks that shadows theatre can give us a primitive communication. Shadows theatre don't impose his own sense, but it lets us to understand them in our own way.    

 

DRACS D'OR AWARDS
These awards were born in 1998 and want to promote the best shows of the puppetry creators and companies that are in the schedule of th Puppet Fair of Lleida. THE COMPANIESAll the companies of the schedule are candidates for these awards, except those who do not want to participate.The awarded companies will get the certificate and the statuette of the Drac d'Or of the Fair. The Puppet Fair will publicize the awards and the name of the companies.  

 

AWARDS

Fira De Titelles Award

Ajury of professionals of the world of theatre, will award:

- DRAC D'OR JULIETA AGUSTÍ TO THE BEST SHOW OF THE FAIR
- DRAC D'OR TO THE BEST CHILDHOOD / FAMILIAR SHOW
- DRAC D'OR TO THE BEST DRAMATURGY
- DRAC D'OR TO THE BEST INTERPRETATION
- DRAC D'OR TO THE BEST ESCENOGRAPHY
- DRAC D'OR TO THE MOST INNOVATIVE SHOW 

Best Street Show Award
A jury of professionals of the street theatre, will award:
DRAC D'OR TO THE BEST STREET SHOW 

Autonomous Region Award
A jury of professionals from the different autonomous regions of Spain. will award:
DRAC D'OR OF THE AUTONOMOUS REGION

International Award
A jury of international directors of Festivals, will award:
DRAC D'OR OF THE INTERNATIONAL FESTIVALS 

Child Award - New!
The Fair organizes a jury of five girls and boys that will watch all the child shows and will award:
DRAC D'OR OF CHILD JURY

 

 

STUDY COFAE

COFAE commissioned a study on the "Social Value of the Fairs of the Performing Arts" with the aim of analyzing issues such as the transmission of values through the performing arts and seeing the revelation of fairs from the point of view touching
The Fair, as an entity associated to COFAE, collaborates in the realization of this study.
For this reason, it organizes a draw of 6 tickets for the 2019 Fair among those who want to participate, during the ten of the Fair. Come to the offices of the Puppets Center of Lleida, you give them data and continue to be part of the study.
The winner of the draw will be announced on June 7, 2018 on the Puppets Fair website. Join!

 

RECOGNITION PATH OF CATALAN PUPPETEERS - EUGENIO NAVARRO

For the third consecutive year, the Fair recognizes a Catalan puppeteer for his long and successful career in the puppet world. This year, the awarded person is Eugenio Navarro. In the framework of Cleonda and the awards ceremony scheduled for May 6th at 10:30 p.m. at the Cafè Teatre de l'Escorxador, we can enjoy the art that has strolled through the theater for years.
In 1976, together with Mariona Masgrau and Toni Rumbau, they founded La Fanfarra - teare of puppets and in addition to producing numerous shows, they open the Malic Theater in Barcelona, ​​with the show Calidoscopia. From this beginning, he becomes President of Unima, directs and co-runs shows that take place both at national and international level, he starts teaching teaching Master Class, courses and workshops and collaborator, among others, with the Fura dels Baus.
In 2005 he started the project of creating a theater dedicated to the diffusion and representation of Chinese puppet shows and shadows. This project has become a reality under the name of La Putual - Putxinel.lis de Barcelona, ​​as a stage space that offers a stable program of puppets and shadows.
A whole life linked to the puppets and the Chinese shadows that will be celebrated at the Puppets Fair; a trajectory that has also earned him the award - on a single title - to the best show of Feten 1995 and 1997 and yet, homage to Unima - Catalunya and the Topic of Tolosa.