One of the outstanding characteristics of Artesanal is the artistic quality of its performances, which makes the group an reference in what is produced for children and young adults.
The Company is both a national and an international reference, with stints at several international theater festivals in Brazil, touring in China and artistic residency / season in Germany.
Tatá - the pillow
The sense of responsibility this group has to the culture and the arts, reflects their concern not only to successfully carry out dramaturgy, but also to bring the puppets to life with delicate and perfect movements in order to enchant both children and adults.
Each performance is more flawless than the other, and all are treated with the finest dramaturgy in every part of the play. This means that the paths taken by “Artesanal Cia. De Teatro”, which led them to victorious researches in every artistic style, were not their only challenges.
Artesanal Cia. de Teatro became one of the best theatrical group in Rio de Janeiro to cater to a younger audience. First, they skyrocketed in all of Brazil, later overseas, and now they are an international and timeless icon for excellence in children’s theatre.
As I watched each scene, I was enthralled with such delicate handling of the puppets, with the actors’ precise interpretation, with the amazing lighting that encompassed the beautiful stage set, the beautiful costume; everything was sharp and clean. And in a lapse of reality, I asked myself - where did these people come from? At the end of the performance, I found the answer to my question. I discovered the amazing and tireless work of “Artesanal Cia. de Teatro”.
In fact, the plays produced by Artesanal is for children and adults; it’s for those with good taste, exquisite sensitivity and for those who value a beautiful theatrical performance, regardless of their age. This is how it has always been throughout “Artesanal’s” career, which has earned them countless well-deserved awards.