Awards International Puppet -Тheatre Festival
The Organizational Committee appoints the members of the jury of the Festival and the manager of the State Puppet Theatre Plovdiv contracts them.
The Awards, bronze statues “Three Are Too Many, Two – Not Enough” by the sculptor Vassil Margaritov and a cash sum (total 3000 BGN), for the performances in the competitive program of the festival, are in the following exemplary categories, which the jury has the right to change and modify:
• Award for best performance;
• Award for innovations and research in the chamber puppet art;
• Encouraging award
praised by external organisations, according their personal judgement:
• Transitional Award by the Dutch sculptor Jan Van Dyke and cash sum, awarded by the Dutch foundation “South-East European Projects” (the award is given only to theatres from Bulgaria).
• An Award of the Children’s Jury from Foundation “Culture, Art, Kids” - Plovdiv
All theatres that have taken part in the Festival, receive a diploma for their participation and a painting by artist from Plovdiv.
The funds for the organization and the implementation of the Festival are provided by:
• Plovdiv Municipality
• Ministry of Culture
• State Puppet Theatre - Plovdiv
• Sponsors, donations, joint ventures, etc.