innovative international theatre and film
Scotland is dedicated to the advocacy for, and the development
and celebration of visual theatre, puppetry and animation in
Through our manipulate programme Scottish theatre
artists and animators have the opportunity to engage meaningfully
with creativity of the highest quality from around the world.
In the seven years since our first festival in Dundee manipulate
has presented the theatre and film of international artists from:
Armenia, Austria, Australia, Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Czech
Republic, Denmark, England, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany,
Greece, Ireland, Israel, Latvia, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal,
Russia, Scotland, Spain, Sweden and the USA.
SIMON HART Artistic Director
JEN WHITE Festivals and Projects Manager
AILIE CRERAR Festivals and Projects Administrator
The above image is from 2011 Oscar nominated short film 'The
Silence Beneath the Bark', directed by Joanna Lurie.