Stefan Karch was born in 1962 in Graz, Austria. Karch was a teacher, whose focus was immigration. He published his first children’s book in 1997. Ever since, Karch worked as a freelance children’s book author, illustrator, and puppeteer, and has published more than 20 books. He creates his own puppets and produces shows for his theater in Stubenberg am See, Austria. Throughout the year, he tours Austria, giving more than 200 staged readings in schools or theaters.
The Austrian children’s author, artist, and puppeteer brings his popular books to life with an amazing array of puppets. A discussion follows the performance. For ages 6–10. Part of Kids Euro Festival 2012.