Final ceremony of the Mobarak puppet show festival Print
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Wednesday, 28 July 2010 09:08

The final ceremony of the 13th international puppet show festival ended its work in Tehran's Niavaran cultural complex.

The ceremony was attended by Iranian minister of culture along with puppet show artists, As an interesting point it was the puppets themselves! who managed the ending ceremony of the event specialy a jiant puppet resembeling Mobarak , the Iranian traditional symbol of this art.

It was said during the ceremony that the organizers are preparing for the public and national presentation of the shows. Next the organizers paid respect to Mary Fontes, head of group called" last hiding" from UK and puppet show from Switzerland for show called "worms concert" along with a special greeting to UNIMA. Alireze Heidarpour a respected puppet show director from shiraz-Iran was honoured which followed by prize giving ceremony.

In play writing competition Simin Khanjari with " So was Mah Pishooni" , Nima Dehghani with " and said tday you see and tomorrow and the next day", and akbar Hosseini with " curse with love" were the best works selected by the jury.

Curtsey: Mehr News