«Grand voyage: dragons, demons, heroes» - is a premier of Obraztsov Theatre in a double jubilee year.
This performance is unusual: this is a fantastic puppet carnival! The best and most known puppets from all over the world – gloves and rod puppets, shadow theatre, masks and carnival cutouts, marionettes – invite you to the magnificent and special world of puppets!
Transformations, metamorphosis, special effects bring adults and children to China, Greece, medieval Europe, Vietnam, India, Latin America, Russia. You will see the Giant Chinese dragons, very sophisticated Japanese puppets and the Vietnamese puppets on water; an Italian knights – marionettes and ritual masks from South America. The Russian Maslenitsa is presented by the life - size puppets. Punch, Petrushka, Pulchinella!
Brilliant numbers open the whole history of puppet theatre of different periods and national variants.