Vologda’s Puppet theatre won the greatest recognition – Grand Prix at the 24th Subotica International Children’s Theatre Festival

The Subotica International Festival of Children’s Theatres is an international festival dedicated to children’s theatre. It is held every year in the Serbian city of Subotica located in the autonomous province of Vojvodina. The Subotica Theatre Festival is one of the biggest and most prestigious cultural festivals in the Balkans.

In 2017 the Subotica International Children’s Theatre Festival was held on 24-29 September.

All professional puppet and children’s theatres, as well as all those professional theatres which have performances for children in their repertoire were invited to participate in the festival.

Since its inception the festival has attained the highest artistic achievements hosting more than five hundred theatre productions from various parts of the world, including Europe and host country Serbia. Many performances of the festivals have made a significant aesthetic impact on the development of the theatre dedicated to children and youth in general and on the development of the art of puppetry in particular.

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