Poupak Azimpour Tabrizi / Manager of International Affairs



Poupak #1
Time of Birth: 1971

Education:
BA In: Performig Arts-PUPPET Show 1st sep.1993-94 up to july22, 1998 faculty of music and performing arts university of Tehran.
MA IN: Art Research Sep, 1999 up to on Feb 19, 2002 Islamic Azad University Tehran central branch.
 MA IN: Stage Direction 1stsep 2002-03 up to may23, 2005 faculty of art –Tarbiat Modares University.

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY:
A) 2009_PRESENT
UNIVERSITY OF ART
THEATRE &CINEMA FACULTY
PUPPET THEATRE GROUPE
LECTURER
B) 2009_PRESENT
MEMBER OF THE BOARD EXECUTIVE OF UNIMA IRAN (MOBARAK-UNIMA)
Public Relations Manager and Manager OF Research Commission OF UNIMA IRAN (MOBARAK-UNIMA) 2010-Present
C) 2005-Present
ORIENTAL COMMUNAL MUSIKA INSTITUTE, IRAN-TEHRAN
MANAGER
D) 2004:8th INTERNATIONAL STUDENTPUPPET THEATRE
RESEARCH MANAGER
ASSISTANT OF PETER SCHUMANN' WORKSHOP
e) 2002-PRESENT
UNIVE5RSITY OF TEHRAN –COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS
MUSIC& THEATRE FACULTY, LECTURER

PUBLICATIONS
ARTICLES:
a)IRANIAN RITUAL PUPPETS .DAILY PUBLICATION OF 11thINTERNATIONAL PUPPET FESTIVAL TEHRAN-IRAN.2006
b) METAPHOR AND PUPPET, LOCAL PUBLICATION OF THEATRE FORUM NO.4 TEHRAN -IRAN2006.
c) RELATION OF FANCY AND ORIENTAL PERFORMANCES (WHIT SPECIALY LOOK AT SHADOW PUPPET THEATRE) PUBLISHER: NOWROUZ- HONAR INSTITUTE OFCULTURE &ART TEHRA-IRAN.2006
d)ANALYSIS OF PETER SCHUMANN'S DITRECTING TAKING  INTO CONSIDERAITION,THE POLITICS AND SOCIAL ELEMENTS, PUPPETRY SEASON REVIEW,PUBLISHER:ARTUNIVERSITY  ,TEHRAN –IRAN  FALL     2004
BOOKS:
Collection of Iranian Ritual Puppets:
A) TEKE, PEYKE BAHAR PUBLICATIONS,TEHRAN-IRAN,2004
B) BUKE BARANA AND HOLE BARANI KURDISH RAIN PUPPETS ,NAMAYESH PUBLICATIONS TEHRAN-IRAN,2006
C) IRANIAN RITUAL AND TRADITIONAL PUPPETS AND PUPPET SHOWS DICTIONARY ,NAMAYESH PUBLICATIONS,TEHRAN-IRAN,2010
D) TRANSLATION: TOWARD AN AESTEHETICS OF THE PUPPET BY: STIVE TILLIS TO FARSI, PUBLICATIONS: PEYKE BAHAR .TEHRAN-IRAN 2003

SEMINARS&LECTURES:
a) Object, Symbol and Concept in Farming and Pastoral Rituals, Centering on the meaning of Fertility and Re –Birth, Third international Traditional-Ritual Performances Seminar, Iran-Tehran 14-16 July 2011
b) The Appearance of the Goddess of water and the God of Rain as puppet forms in Iranian Puppetry-theatrical Rain Rites   , Puppetry and Post dramatic Performance: An international Conference on Performing Objects in the 21st century April 1-3, 2011, University of Connecticut, and Storrs, USA .
c) INTRODUCTION TO IRANIAN RITUAL and TRADITIONAL PUPPETS AND PUPPET SHOWS DICTIONARY, LECTURED AT THE 1st INTERNATIONAL PUPPET THEATRE SEMINAR TEHRAN –IRAN, JUL2010
D) IRANIAN TRADITIONAL AND POPULAR PUPPET THEATRE"PAHLAVAN KACHAL "AND KHEYME SHAB BAZI", LECTURED AT: PULCINELLA L'EROE COMICO NELL'AREA EUROMEDITERRANEA, FISCIANO/NAPOLI,1-3JUL,2009
E) The Entrance of Ritual Motives Peter Schumann's performances (bread and puppet theatre) ,LECTURED AT:2nd INTERNATIONALTRADITIONAL AND RITUAL SEMINAR IN TEHRAN –IRAN AUG.2009
f) COMPARATIVE INTERPERTATION OF THEATRICAL RAIN CEREMONIES OF IRAN LECTURED AT: 1st ITERNATIONAL TRADITIONAL AND RITUAL SEMINAR, TEHRAN-IRAN 2007
g) RADICALISM IN PUPPET THEATRE AND PETER SCHUMANN, LECTURED AT: FINE ARTS FACULTY OF UNIVERSITY OF TEHRAN, TEHRAN-IRAN, 2006

Email address: P_ardalan@yahoo.com