Jean Louis Heckel is a director, actor and an puppeteer.
He has directed many plays at notable theater companies of France and has performed at "Theatre de la Ville" Paris and other European cities. He had been the principal of National College of Charleville Mézières from 2004 until 2014 and he is currently the principal of "Nef" Company in France.

He had cooperated with famous artists such as Antoine Vitez, Jacques Lecoq, Maurice Bénichu and Jean Louis Barrault.
"Fanous e Honar e Pars" Art & Culture Institute has invited this well-known artist to Tehran and has organised 2 workshops for him to instruct, followed by its cultural and international activities.

The first workshop is called "Puppet & Object" and the second one is a executive project adopted from "The Conference of the Birds" by Farid ud-Din Attar (Attar of Nishapur). The second workshop leads to a collaborative performance.

Students will be admitted for the second workshop after a careful evaluation of their CVs.

First Workshop: 25-29 July 2016 , 10-16, 6 hours per day
Second Workshop: 31 July - 4 August 2016 , 10-16, 6 hours per day

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Fanous film and theatre ongoing international workshops center released its annual program.

This program covers the period from Aug 2014 to Sep 2015.

Fanous institute public relations reported that this center has held eight international theater workshop in the last year, seven in collaboration with the Point Fixe school in Paris and one in cooperation with the company "Green princess & pantalon vert".

Read more: Fanous film and theatre ongoing international workshops center released its annual program


Clown workshop:

August 2014, February 2015 and August 2015




Neutral Mask workshop:

February 2015 and August 2015




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