Awards and Recognition:

  • Award for the art puppetry for The Witch’s Tom Cat, director: Decebal Marin; – International Theatre Festival Valise in Lomza, Poland;
  • Scenography award for Eugenia Tărăşescu Jianu for Carlo Gozzi’s The Wizard and the Raven, director: Mona Marian; Special prize for Ovidiu Crişan for his interpretation of the Wizard in Carlo Gozzi’s The Wizard and the Raven, director: Mona Marian – Puck International Festival of Puppet and Marionette Theatres;

2006

  • Award for the adaptation of the original text: The Little Purse with the Two Half-pennies Puck International Festival of Puppet and Marionette Theatres;

2007

  • Grand prize for Carlo Gozzi’s The Wizard and the Raven, director: Mona Marian – at the Pécs International Puppet Festival for Adults in Hungary;
  • Award for the actor-puppet-music relation in a puppet show for the performance entitled Hansel and Gretel, director: Varga Ibolya;
  • Prize for the quality and diversity brought to the festival for the Puck Puppet Theatre with the following shows: Búbocska, Snow White, Devil-defeating Good Friends; award for György László for his interpretation in the show entitled Devil-defeating Good FriendsPuck International Festival of Puppet and Marionette Theatres;
  • Award for the actor-puppet dialogue’s humour and vigour in the show The Little Purse with the Two Half-pennies, director: Decebal Marin – Bucharest – Joy for Children – Collection Performances International Festival;

2008

  • Cultural management-award for Mona Chirilă for her work in promoting and supporting the art of puppetry in the Romanian and international theatrical scenery – Collection Performances International Festival, Bucharest;
  • Collective award for the actor performances in the show entitled Dănilă Prepeleac;
  • Scenography award for Epaminonda Tiotiu for the show Hansel and Gretel;
  • Award for the artistic value of a show dedicated to adults: The Mirror Room with Ramona Atănăsoaie, director Mona Marian;
  • Award for the interpretation of the Witch’s role by Dana Bonțidean in the show Hansel and Gretel – Puck International Festival of Puppet and Marionette Theatres;

2009

  • The jury’s special award for Pulcinella and the Devil’s Donkey, director: Gaspare Nasuto;
  • Special prize for the sophisticated scenic expression in the Theatre of Shadows – Puck International Festival of Puppet and Marionette Theatres, Hungarian department;
  • Award for the show Pulcinella and the Devil’s Donkey for its originality and virtuosity – Collection Performances International Festival, Bucharest;
  • Award for the artistic and cultural value of the show The Book of Apolodor;
  • Performance award for Dana Bonțidean for her interpretation of the mother-in-law in the show The Eye of the Mother-in-law and Apolodor in the Book of Apolodor;
  • Certificate of merit for the show Come to me! for the scenic revival of a representative performance – Puck International Festival of Puppet and Marionette Theatres, Hungarian department;

2010

  • Award for the value of the repertoire and the quality of scenic adaptation for The Book of Apolodor – Collection Performances International Festival, Bucharest;
  • Certificate of merit for restoring the folk theatre traditions from a contemporary perspective in the show Erős János (Strong John), director: Varga Ibolya – Puck International Festival of Puppet and Marionette Theatres;

2013

  • The jury’s special prize for the Mona Marian adaptation of Carlo Gozzi’s tale The Love for Three Oranges, directed by Mihai Chirilă – Puck International Festival of Puppet and Marionette Theatres;
  • Award for the visual values of the show Snow Queen at the Joy for Children – Collection Performances International Festival, Bucharest;

2014

  • Award for the actor Ovidiu Crişan for his Expressivity of corporal interpretation;
  • Award for adapting classic Romanian literature to the puppet theatre stage at the Puppet Theatre Festival Under Guguță’s Hat – organized by the Guguță Puppet Theatre, Chișinău, Moldova;

2015

  • The jury’s special prize for Urmánczi Jenő, Vincze Timea, Csokán Raul for their team spirit and playful approach in the show If I Were King Matthias – Puck International Festival of Puppet and Marionette Theatres;
  • Excellency award for the scenographic accuracy for Epaminonda Tiotiu in the show The Ugly Duckling ImPuls International Festival of Contemporary Animation Theatre, Bucharest;

2016

  • Award for the traditional puppetry capitalization in Emperor Aleodor;
  • Award for the actor Ionuț Constantinescu for his interpretation of the role Half-Man-Riding-on-the-Half-of-a-Lame-Rabbit – ImPuls International Festival of Contemporary Animation Theatre, Bucharest;
  • Directorial award for Decebal Marin for the play Emperor Aleodor;
  • Certificate of merit for the actor Robert Gutunoiu for his interpretation of Aleodor in the play Emperor Aleodor – Under Merlin’s Wand, Timișoara;
  • Certificate of merit for the ingenuity of the set design in the show Cinderella –Aşchiuță Festival, Piteşti;

2017

  • The Children’s jury award, The best décor award for the performance Mimorózart – Fux Festival, Oradea;
  • Award for creativity and excellence in the use of traditional puppetry resources in the play Street of Angels, director: Decebal MarinImPuls International Festival of Contemporary Animation Theatre, Bucharest;
  • Award for the most beautiful puppets created by Decebal Marin and Ion Bataiosu for the show Street of Angels – International Children’s Theatre Festival, Subotica, Serbia;
  • Excellency award for the cast of Street of Angels (Andreea Bolovan, Ștefan Craiu, Robert Gutunoiu, Andra Ștefan) for quality of handling puppets – International Children’s Theatre Festival, Subotica, Serbia;
  • Special prize for the actress Andra Ştefan for the candour and naturalness of her interpretation of Pinocchio in the play with the same title, director: Călin Mocanu – Under Merlin’s Wand International Animation Festival, Timișoara;
  • Award for the quality of interpretation in establishing the actor-puppet relation in Charles Perrault’s Sleeping Beauty – Under the Hat of Guguţă International Puppet Theatre Festival, Chișinău, Moldova;
  • Awards and recognition for the following actors: Doina Dejica, Frunzina Anghel, Dana Bonţidean, Călin Mureşan, Ramona Atănăsoaie, György László, Ovidiu Crişan, Sándor Ildikó, Urmánczi Jenő, Vincze Tímea, Csokán Raul.