International Festival of Puppet Theatres LAGAMINAS
Panevėžys Puppet Wagon Theatre organizes the international festival “Lagaminas“ every two years from 1993. The main objective of the festival is to present cultural works of European countries in Panevėžys, to raise awareness and increase attendance of the puppet theatres in Northern Lithuania.
The festival uses attractive and simple ways to present heritage and contemporary works of the puppet theatres from Lithuania, Europa and the world at large. Usually, participants of the festival are puppet theatres from Sweden, Poland, Estonia, France, Germany, Norway, Slovenia, Russia, Ukraine and Lithuania.
The festival has a lot to offer not only to the spectators, but also puppetry experts. Apart from watching the plays, guests of the festival are invited to participate in the seminars, workshops, creative soirees and meetings with public.