9:00 AM, PTAC/Theatre hall
BÓBITA PUPPET THEATRE, Pécs (HU)
Aliz Bogárdi, Tamás Boglári
25 min. + 20 min. of playing, from 0 to 3 years
Production design: Anna Bódiné Kövecses.
Cast: Aliz Bogárdi and Tamás Boglári.
Hickory, dickory, a play consisting of songs and rhymes, tells the story of a small grasshopper and his big adventures.
Bóbita Puppet Theatre is one of the few Hungarian puppet theatres that focus on productions for children from the age of zero.
Bóbita bábszínház, Felsővámház u. 50, 7626 Pécs, Hungary
Tel.: +36 72/515 329, e-mail: email@example.com, www.bobita.hu
10:00 AM, The Štúdio tanca theatre
PUPPET THEATRE OSTRAVA, Ostrava (CZ)
Duda Paiva, Mischa van Dullemen
55 min., from 10 years
Music: Michal Sedláček, dramaturge: Matěj Samec, director, choreograph and set designer: Duda Paiva, Mischa van Dullemen, assisting director: Mischa van Dullemen, director: Duda Paiva.
Cast: Filip Staněk, Eva Baláková, Lenka Pavlíčková, Ivo Marták, Ondřej Beseda, Jiří Krupica.
Both wittily and seriously written story of a boy escaping from crushing authority into the world of his own fantasy. This is the first Czech production of Eduardo de Paiva Souza, a Dutch author, director, puppeteer, dancer and performer known as Duda Paiva, who derived inspiration from his own childhood.
Divadlo loutek Ostrava, Pivovarská 3164/15, 728 32 Ostrava 1 , Czech Republic
Tel. +420 596 100 500, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.dlo-ostrava.cz
12:00 PM, Chapiteau/below the SNP Museum
PUPPET THEATRE IN KOŠICE, Košice (SK)
OF A HORSELESS KNIGHT
50 min., from 4 years
Translation: Juraj Andričík, production design: Marika Wojciwchowska as a guest, music: Norbert Bodnár as a guest, dramaturgy: Ivan Sogel, director: Jacek Malinowski as a guest.
Cast: Juraj Fotul, Peter Creek Orgován, František Dolejší, Erika Molnárová/Nicol Dubjaková.
The telling about a knight searching for his horse and about a horse searching for its knight. This modern story is a kind, inventive, and jocular narrative unveiling in front of our eyes the recipe for genuine happiness, for achieving the sense of fulfilment and showing us how important it is to never give up when we truly wish for something.
Jacek Malinowski, the director of this production, acts as a director, educator, and the head of the Bialystok Puppet Theatre. He received several awards of importance, f.e.: he is a triple winner of the Atest ASSITEJ award.
Bábkové divadlo v Košiciach, Tajovského 4, 040 01 Košice, Slovakia
Tel, fax: +421 55 622 00 49, e-mail: email@example.com , www.bdke.sk
2:00 PM and 4:00 PM, PTAC/Theatre hall
NAIVE THEATRE LIBEREC, Liberec (CZ)
Vít Peřina and a collective of authors
OF A SHEEP FALLEN FROM HEAVEN
35 min. + 25 min. of playing, from 2 years
Set design: Robert Smolík, music: Filip Homola, director: Michaela Homolová.
Cast: Diana Čičmanová, Barbora Kubátová, Adam Kubišta, Filip Homola.
This story utilizing a minimum of words and a maximum of sensations sought its inspiration in a picture book by the German author Fred Rodrian. It tells about a cloud sheep that has fallen from heaven. When the show ends, there is a small playroom full of various attractions awaiting for the children audience.
The Naive Theatre Liberec has been so far the only theatre in the Czech Republic to introduce to their repertory a play for children below the age of three. By the vote of the children audience, this performance received the Vojta Šolek award at the festival Dítě v Dlouhé (Child in Long).
Naivní divadlo Liberec, Moskevská 32/18, 460 31 Liberec, Czech Republic
Tel.: + 420 485253611, e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org, www.naivnidivadlo.cz