World Puppetry Day 2021: Purpose, History
World Puppetry Day is observed on the day of 21st March every year across the world. the main purpose of this day is to promote the puppet arts.
- in the year 2000, the Iranian puppet theatre artist Javad Zolfaghari gave the World Puppetry Day at 18 Congress of the Union Internationale de la Marionnette, (UNIMA) in Magdeburg.
- In 2002, UNIMA proclaimed this day and the next year (2013), The first celebration was organized.