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21st international figuren.theater.festival
erlangen nuremberg fürth schwabach
may 24 to june 2 2019

The international figuren.theater.festival Erlangen, Nuremberg, Fürth, Schwabach – one of the largest and most significant festivals in Europe for contemporary puppet, image and object theatre, acts as the interface between dance, performance art and new media. The next edition will take place from May 24 to June 2 2019 with around 70 companies from 20 countries presenting their work in 180 performances within the metropolitan area. The international figuren.theater.festival has taken it upon itself to question popular genre traditions and to foster the artistic encounters of varying branches as well as differing perspectives and ingrained views.

Programme information regarding the 21st international figuren.theater.festival can be found under calendar or companies | shows as well as in the flyer and the festival catalogue (for download below). The comprehensive catalogue is available free of charge at all ticket offices in the region, and once the festival is underway you can also find copies at all box offices. Advance ticket sales start on Saturday, April 13 – please join our website or visit one of the registered booking offices all over Germany to purchase your tickets.

For more information on past festivals from 2001 to 2017 please visit our archive.

  • Folder – 21st international figuren.theater.festival 2019
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  • Programme – 21st international figuren.theater.festival
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