The mission of the National Puppet Slam is to showcase excellence and variety in the art of short form puppet theatre.
The National Puppet Slam will take place at the Center for Puppetry Arts in Atlanta, GA, Sept 1 - 4, 2016. Artists will receive travel, lodging and a stipend.
Please fill out the Nomination Form. Completed nomination forms are due February 23.
Q: Will grant money for the artist be awarded to their Slam’s non-profit fiscal sponsor?A: No, travel and lodging will be arranged directly with each artist after attendance is confirmed. Artist stipends will be provided following the final performance.
Q. I’ve nominated my artists, then what happens? A. Nominated artists will be contacted and congratulated on their nomination, then asked to fill out an application and provide a full length video of the nominated work. Applications without video will not be considered.
Q. Can I nominate myself?A. Yes. If one of your slam performances is an exceptional representation of short form puppet theatre then feel free to do so. If you have any other questions please do not hesitate to contact us:firstname.lastname@example.org