Preetzer Papiertheatertreffen

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Country and Region GermanySchleswig-Holstein
Type of Festival Drama
Location of Festival Preetz, Schleswig-Hotstein, Germany
Festival Contact Information

Preetzer Papiertheatertreffen
Kirchenstr. 31
24211 Preetz
Phone: (49) 43-42-71-98-63
Fax: (49) 43-42-71-98-65

Festival Description

The festival is the largest gathering of paper theater performers in Europe. The annual event has been held since 1988 in September. It is organized by a school for adult evening classes which provides space for the performances. The event is publicly supported by the district of Schleswig-Holstein, the region Plön, and the town of Preetz and by private selectors and sponsors. Over 1000 participants young and old, performers, collectors, and paper theater enthusiasts take part in the event and include artists from Denmark, Sweden, England, Holland, France and Germany.
The programs are highly varied in genre and style of performance. Live performances and recorded sound, self-drawn and ready-made wings, original and traditional techniques, and artificial and natural materials are used. You can expect fairy tales, ballads, dramas, operas, operettas, and experimental theater.

Festival Dates April 21- 25, 2010
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