W.P. Puppet Theatre is currently accepting proposals from puppeteers whose work relates to our 2020 Conference Theme: Puppets Go Existential!
This conference on applied puppetry is scheduled to be held in Calgary, Alberta, Canada from May 27 - 31st, 2020.
Offering world-class professional development, the conference features award-winning local and international presenters and master puppeteers, sharing their stories and skills in an educational, engaging and fun environment through hands-on workshops, talks, panels, and special networking events.
As a metaphor for human experience the puppet provides a fun yet impactful way of exploring life’s big questions. Puppet Power 2020 will present puppeteers whose work relates to the existential considerations of our time: Climate Action, Artificial Intelligence, Culture & Identity, Hope & Human Agency.
This call is open to local, national, and international proposals. WP Puppet Theatre will pay for travel costs to Calgary, Accommodation, Per Diem, Presenter Fee and Conference Registration.
Click HERE for more information and to apply. Visit us at: https://wppuppet.com for more general information and to connect!
2020 Reggio Emilia Study Tour!!
A 2020 Reggio Study tour is being organized by the Vancouver Reggio Association from March 15-20th, 2020. They will be collaborating with Robin Duckett of UK Sightlines Initiative to co-host and co-organize.
Please note: Expressions of interest with first $100 deposit will open April 5.