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Parallel Fairs

 

EXPOSITIONS 

 

EXPOSITION OF PUPPETS & VINIL
Oriol Ferre shows us his two pasions: puppets and vinyls expressed in one object. Vinyl records that has in their cover puppets. Indistinctly of the music style, we will see international artists that used puppets for their cover records. Turn the volume up and enjoy theatre! 

EXPOSITION OF AGLÀ CREW Edu Blasi (Lleida) will show us daily scenes designed with an acorn. When he was a child he imagened that an acorn in his finger was a puppet. Now he puts it in paper. Here you are his work!  

 

 

PARALLEL FAIRS

18a BOOK'S FAIR OF SCENIC ARTS

  • Days: 4, 5 and 6 of May of 2018
  • Place: PRO Space
  • Timetable: friday and saturday, from 10 to 21; sunday, from 10 to 16 h.
  • Inauguration: friday 4th of May at 21:15 h.

Market and exhibition of artistic, pedagogical and documentary publications of the performing arts.

Publications in the scenic arts environment are not easy to reach. There are limited shots. This fair is intended to facilitate access and knowledge of them, be they state or international, taking advantage of the celebration, in parallel, of the Puppet Theater Fair of Lleida, which hosts 40,000 spectators in addition to numerous professionals and programmers of the sector.

The Scenic Arts Book Fair aims to disseminate the wide range of publications referring to dramatic creation with all its expressive components and shapes: dramatic text, set design, figurines, puppets ... as well as history, essay, pedagogy or technical baggage.

The Fair enables the publication of publications from both Spain and international. A professional team attends the exhibition and the sale.

 

15a FAIR OF PUPPETRY'S CRAFTSMAN
The Fair will bring together different stalls of artisans dedicated to puppets.

  • Days: 5 and 6 of May of 2018
  • Timetable: from 11 to 21 h
  • Place: in front of the Catedral 

 
5a FAIR OF FAMILIAR'S CRAFTSMAN
The Fair will join will bring together various types of crafts dedicated to the whole family.

  • Days: 5 and 6 of May of 2018
  • Timetable: de 11 a 21 h
  • Place: around of l'IEI 

 

PUPPETS IN THE CITY PUPPETS FOR 'SANT JORDI'

  • Day: Monday, 23 of april
  • Timetable: at 12 h and at 18 h
  • Place: around of IEI (Institut d'Estudis Ilerdencs)
  • Price: Free

The Puppet Fair goes ahead and during the Sant Jordi's day, it will be possible to see the Hathi show, a show that has been performed in the framework of the Puppet Fair 2017. It will be performed on the period of Saint George's Day and organized activities for the IEI.
Activity coorganized with the Provincial Government of Lleida (IEI)

 

 

PUPPETS IN 'LA SEU VELLA'

  • Day: saturday 5 of May, at 11.30 h
  • Place: "Casa de la Volta" access for the principal entrance of the Seu Vella
  • Duration: 45‘ of show + 30' of workshop
  • Recommended Age: from 3 years to 10 years
  • Price: 5 € (include show, puppet's workshop and ticket to the Seu Vella and Castell del Rei) Presenting the ticket of one show of the Fair, you will enjoy of a discount.
  • Advance sale of tickets: Seu Vella
  • Pre-booked essentials: 973 230 653
  • Coorganized: Consorci del Turó de la Seu Vella

The Consorci del Turó de la Seu Vella, for the third consecutive year, is added to the Puppets Fair with a show and a family workshop on the tapestries that decorated the Seu Vella. Puppets from the masterpiece of the tapestry are a work that shows the mythological history behind the images of the 15th century tapestry, called "the begging of Master." A fun way to get acquainted with art and our history while enjoying family.

 

EIX OF PUPPETS
The Puppets Eix is a space of colaboration between the Fira de Titelles and the Federation of Merchants of the Commercial Eix Area that, at the service of the great influx of Lleida and coming from all over Catalonia, will carry out the following activity:

  • Dragons and Puppets. Exposition of puppets do by children's scolars of the cuty, present at the shops windows of the Commercial Eix, for give the welcome to all the assistants of the Fair. 

 

PUPPETS AT ZONA ALTA
The Fira de Titelles, one more year and in colaboration with the Associació de Comerciants de la Zona Alta, organized a performance. The shops of the Zona Alta participes also in the Puppets in shop windows activity, this year with Dragons and Puppets

  • Show: Hats
  • Company: Jam
  • Day and hour: 4 of May, at 18 h
  • Place: Square Ricard Viñes

 

ESCORXADOR SHOPKEEPER
The shop of the neighbourhood of the Escorxador, participate also in the activity Titelles de somni, welcoming puppets into their shop windows.

 

VERMOUTH  PUPPETRY 'TORERO'
While we're enjoying with the vermouth or in the lunch, we could enjory a spectacle od puppets in the open air.

  • Show: Crusoe
  • Company: Markeliñe
  • Day and hour: 7 of May, at 13.15 h
  • Place: Bar Gilda (c/ del Rei, s/n)

 

THE FAIR A CAU D'ORELLA
The Puppets Fair and the Poetry Cycle Cau d'Orella unite synergies to program within the 5th edition of the Cycle and as a parallel activity of the Puppets Fair, a recital with texts by Foix recited by Mixic and illustrated with projections by the artist Volianna.
Conect poetry and theatre of puppets and objects, is with no dubt something wonderful.

  • Day: 3 of May of 2018
  • Timetable: 21 h
  • Place: Bar Gilda
  • Duration: 50 min.
  • Entrance: Free

 

THE FAIR IS INVOLVED  

COOPERATE WITH THE FOOD BANK
Free entrance to a show ion exchange of food bag

To enter to see the shows that the Puppets Fair will do at the Pati de l'IEI, at least one bag must be taken for families with long-lasting foods (legumes, fish, oil, milk ...) and / or infant foods (milk of continuation, cereals for children and poodles). In consideration, you can attend the show for free. The capacity of the space is limited and it will only be possible to enter if it takes a sticker that will be distributed one hour before the show begins (maximum 4 stickers per person) in the same space of action in exchange for the bag of food.

  • Show: Appeso ad un Filo
  • Company: Di Filippo Marionnette
  • Day and time: Sat. 5 of May of 2018, at 13 h and at 17.30 h
  • Space: Pati de l'IEI

 

COOPERATE WITH THE BLOOD BANK
Discount of 15% in one entrance, if you do a blood donation

Everyone who donates a blood can obtain a 15% discount coupon, exchangeable at the Puppet Center office, for an entry to one of the Puppet Fair's payment shows. It will not be made directly at the box office of the different spaces of action. Promotion valid until exhausted at the tickets.

1) Donation to Blood Bank of Lleida
During the second half of April, you can go to Arnau de Vilanova Hospital to make your donation.

  • Days: from 16 of april to 3 of May of 2018
  • Timetable: from Monday to Friday, from 8.30 to 21 h and saturdays from 10 to 14 h         
  • Place: Hospital Arnau de Vilanova - 1a planta
  • Free Pàrquing de l'Hospital (1 hour)
  • www.bancsang.net

2) Bus of the Blood Banck at the Fira de Titelles
During saturday of the Fair you can pass for the Bus of the Blood Bank to do a donation.

  • Day: 5 of May of 2018
  • Timetable: from 11 to 14 h iand from 17 to 20 h
  • Place: Avinguda de Blondel

 

 

TRADUCTION TO THE CATALAN LANGUAGE OF  SIGN
Thanks to the collaboration of the association Let us sign, we will have a show translated into the sign language.

 

ACTION IN THE ARNAU DE VILANOVA HOSPITAL

The Puppets Fair approaches children admitted to the pediatric plant so they can enjoy the puppets close by.

 

THE FAIR WITH THE YOUNG PEOPLE OF ENVIRONMENTAL MUNICIPAL PROGRAMS
With the collaboration of the People's Rights Policy Council, the Fair will host among its partners young people to promote responsibility and commitment with the environment, and dedication to others.  

 

 

FILMS AND PUPPETS WITH ANIMAC


The Animac returns to collaborate with the Fair, to bring them closer to professionals and audiences, shorts in which the theater of puppets and objects is the protagonist.

  • Days and timetable: Sat 5 of May, at 19 h and Sun 6 of May at 13.15 h
  • Place: Auditori Biblioteca Pública
  • Duration: 30 min.
  • Public: Juvenile
  • Price: Free Entrance

 

RANAWAY (ECIB)

  • Directors: Artura Lcal, Alba Medinyà, Vanessa Da Slva & Georgina Díaz
  • Spain, 2017
  • Without words

A girl traveling by subway finds herself with a new friend in a comfortable situation. The trip will end up being a game with the rejoinder of separating them forever.

 

CABIN PRESSURE (NTFS)

  • Director: Matthew Lee
  • Spain, 2017
  • without words

An obsession with security and regulations is forced to re-evaluate everything when a routine flight runs into difficulties.

 

PSICOLAPSE (ECIB)

  • Director: Arnau Gòdia
  • Spain, 2017
  • Without words

Anna is a novel psychiatrist who receives a patient in a severe state of apathy caused by her work, the therapy will be exhausting. Now it will be she who will need a psychiatrist.

 

LE CHANT DE GRENOUILLES / FROGS'S SONG

  • Director: Violaine Pasquet
  • French, 2017
  • Without words

In Louisiana, in the evening, when it comes to sleeping, a frog begins singing in the depths of the Bayou (meanders of the Mississippi River)

 

DEAD RECKONING

  • Directors: Paul Wwnninger & Susan Young
  • Austria, 2017 
  • Without words

A stroll through Rinstrasse Avenue in Vienna and then through the city, falling, eating and finally ending in the bathroom. Death is always present, just before us. The film follows the cycle of life and the rhythm of the city.

 

 

PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION

PHOTOGRAPHY COMPETITION OF FIRA DE TITELLES DE LLEIDA -
ARA LLEIDA / INSTAGRAM
Participate in the Photographic Contest and win a weekend stay for two adults (and two children) in the counties of Lleida! 

HOW CAN YOU PARTICIPATE?

  • Take a picture during the Fira de Titelles de Lleida held on the 4th, 5th and 6th of May in the city of Lleida. The use of filters is permitted when editing the image. (Instagram, other similar applications, etc.).
  • Upload it to Instagram or Twitter @firatitelles @aralleida and @igerslleida with the hashtag #firatitelles2018, #aralleida and #igerslleida.
  • Describes the emotion of the moment of the image.
  • You can upload as many images as you want, yes, all must be made by you.

 

CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION

  • The Tourism Board of the Diputació de Lleida, Instagramers Lleida and the Puppets Center of Lleida are authorized to use the images participating in the competition to disseminate them to digital media, as well as to publish the winning photos on the different platforms of communication of entities.
  •  Oh, and do not forget to read beforehand the conditions of participation, which you will find at www.aralleida.cat/concurstitelles.

 

WAHT CAN YOU WIN?

  • First prize: a weekend stay for two adults (plus two children), and a leisure activity to enjoy with families in the counties of Lleida.
  • Second prize: A collection of books from the Puppets Center of Lleida.

 

TERMS OF PARTICIPATION - From 4th to 7th of May of 2018.

JURY
A jury made up of the organizers of Centre de Titelles de Lleida, Ara Lleida and Instagramers Lleida, will choose a winner and a finalist and the verdict will be published on May 25, 2018 at @aralleida.

MORE INFORMATION
www.aralleida.cat/concurstitelles

With the collaboration of the Diputació de Lleida through the Lleida Tourist Board and Instagramers Lleida.
COME ON, ANIMATE AND ENJOY THE 29TH FIRA DE TITELLES DE LLEIDA 2018!!   

 

 

INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC WELCOME
Friends of the Puppets Trade Fair of other countries will come to Lleida to enjoy the shows and the parallel activities of the 29th Puppet Fair, as well as our city.