Festival of Animated Objects

March 13, 2019

March 17, 2019


Various Venues, Calgary, AB


Events Description

Breathing life into the inanimate and giving expression to the inert, the Festival of Animated Objects brings world-class artists to engage and entertain audiences of all ages through the innovative and sophisticated art of storytelling through mask, puppetry and animated objects.

From puppet shows to film screenings, gallery exhibitions to workshops, for 4-days and nights Calgary comes alive with original creations, mythical creatures, and curious beasts, objects, and gadgets, and thingamajigs beguiled by puppet-masters and artists alike to stir your imagination.
Who is it for?

All ages – Family & Adult Shows


Tickets : Free & Ticketed events

Flex Pass: $100
How to get tickets?

Buy Online

Phone: 403.294.9494
At the Arts Commons Box office – 225 8th Ave SE (main floor)


Date & Time:

March 13 – 17, 2019 – Schedule


We Are Canadian: Family Screening National Film Board
March 16, 2:00 p.m. @ Calgary Central Public Library (Meeting Room 13)

Wapos Bay: There’s No I In Hockey
March 16, 5:45 p.m. @ Calgary Central Public Library (Meeting Room 14)

A collection of short puppet works and activities found around the Festival

Our Window Mural And Augmented Reality App
East Wall, Downtown Calgary Mosque, 1009 7 Ave. S.W.
Opening Reception: Saturday March 9 10:00 a.m.

March 8 – May 31 @ The Ledge Gallery, Arts Commons

Citizen Puppet Exhibition
Puppets here! Puppets there! Puppets, puppets everywhere! Citizen puppet is a walking exhibition celebrating a range of contemporary local artists with a hint of the past. From the library to the theatre

Venue & Address :

Various Venues, Calgary

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