Who we are
Aura of Puppets is the biggest network for puppetry professionals in Finland.
- we organize festivals, performances and events
- we promote Finnish contemporary puppetry in Finland and abroad
- we mediate performances and puppeteers for various events, venues and audiences
- we gather Finnish puppetry professionals under one umbrella association representing independent artists on a national scale
- our office is situated in Turku and our artists work all over Finland and the world
PUPPETRY FROM ALL AROUND!
AURA OF PUPPETS BOARD 2020-2021
Antti-Juhani Manninen, president, puppetry artist ()
Pia Kalenius, puppetry artist
Elina Lajunen, puppetry artist, director and scriptwriter
Heini Maaranen, puppet maker, set designer
Merja Pöyhönen, puppetry artist
Alma Rajala, director, performer
Timo Väntsi, puppeteer, performer, scriptwriter, director