A performance for the youngest, children up to 3 years old
Musical for all ages
Once upon a time a Goat with seven goats was living alone in the Forest…
Funny, interactive show, created for open-air space.
The performance is a unique journey into the world of Bulgarian folk tales and a meeting with unforgettable characters.
On the Green Meadow – an interactive outdoor show and competition with Pijo and Penda
Funny and educational, this performance will introduce the children to the vast world of fruits and vegetables.
Andersen’s favorite tale comes to life on the stage with the magnificent actors play.
When children grow up they go to school. And when little bunnies grow up, it is time for them to grow their own vegetable garden.
In the middle of the pretty summer
Woods are napping nicely out.
Gianni Rodari’s characters, loved by everyone, come alive on the stage of our puppet theatre to take us in the vast hedge maze in the garden of the Castle.
Some of the most popular characters of “Red Riding Hood” by Charles Perrault meet up in the forest, not for tricking each other, but for becoming friends.
The Three Fairies offer the children audience one exciting adventure.
Some characters will never be forgotten, Winnie the Pooh for example.
Four magic cooks with fantasy and imagination will introduce the audience in an unexpected game with vegetables, fruits and other products of the vast world of food.
Far away, in the deepest sea, in the middle of a land of marvelous plants and fish, colorful corals and castles made of shells, live the mermaids.
Created after Leda Mileva’s poem of the same name, a favorite author of generations of Bulgarian children, the performance is introducing us to the woods of magic, where the two little bunnies – Greyclothy and Quickrunny play together carelessly.
Visual, interactive, this performance – a street procession, is an attractive open air event, having a bright and a very powerful impact on the audience.
An ordinary little swallow meets on the road a stone statue, the Happy Prince, “gilded all over with thin leaves of fine gold, for eyes he had two bright sapphires, and a large red ruby glowed on his sword-hit”. It never occurred to them that this meeting will change their lives, involving them in a variety of dramatic experiences…
Being a favorite tale of generations of Bulgarian kids “The Crooked Duckling” after Elin Pelin becomes true once more on the stage of Varna State Puppet Theatre to resurrect the very nice tradition of telling enchanting stories around the home fire.
In an unreachable tower with no doors, far from people’s eyes, lives the long-haired beauty Rapunzel.
An amusing play of imagination and fantasy, which is woven upon some motif taken from the treasury of authentic Bulgarian folklore. A real story narrated with the help of everyday objects from the nearest past and with many bright hues of various forms and sounds woven in it.
Mrs. Sunny and Mr. Rainy are always arguing about who is more important for all the kids and flowers – the Sun or the Cloud.
In every country, in every town, in every neighbourhood, on every street lives at least one weird old man who can not smile.
“The Magic Tinder” is a story about the story teller Hans-Christian Andersen.
It’s a story about the world of fairy tales where everything is possible if we wish it and strongly believe it. Also about the responsibilities we take when we follow our wishes.
Who does not remember the story about that absent-minded old man, who had gone for Zlatitsa and lost his mitten?
Allegro Vivace is a funny musical puppet show, where we meet again the musical charm of puppets and their amazing abilities. Puppet abilities to make us laugh and provoke positive and cheerful emotions in us are the main topic of the show
« Puss in Boots » is a play created by a theatre crew of young people. The play is devoted to the 400th anniversary of the birth of Charles Perrault.
A magic performance after the reputed Andersen’s tale that inspired ones of the most interesting modern Bulgarian people of theatre – the writer Teodora Dimova, the director Georgy Mihalkov, the stage designer Svila Velichkova and the entire staff of Varna Puppet Theatre.
The incredible story-teller Ran Bosilek will carry us away to animals` world and their relationships, which help children to understand that when one thinks of himself only and overlooks friendship a lot of unpleasant things can happen to him.
A young princess lives a free and happy life in the kingdom of her father. The witch that watches her from outside sneaks in the palace and incites the Princess to ask for a Golden leaf from the Singing three, which will bring her happiness, as a present for her birthday.
What could stand in the way of a tender friendship as it happens with Kay and Gerda? A small piece of the wicked mirror that makes you see the world ugly; the kiss of Snow Queen that freezes your heart…
A granpa and a grandma lived once near the deep blue sea…
To promise something and to keep your promise – that’s praiseworthy! But the princess in this story does just the opposite! Any evasion from responsibility sweeps her along into lie after lie.
Cinderella is the favorite story of children and adults. A tale that makes the audience believe in miracles and want to relive all over again the touching story of a poor girl, who becomes a princess.
The performance for adults “Glarus retro cabaret” is part of the 100th anniversary of Varna as a resort.
“The Fox “- a unique performance for the mind and senses. The play is based on the 4 miniatures by Sławomir Mrożek – “The Fox Strives Higher”, “Fox Hunting”, “The Serenade” and “The Philosopher Fox”.
An unusual sketch performance that begins with a wedding and quickly draws the audience into a maze of situations where the well-known is viewed from an unexpected angle with a sense of humor.
This performance has been provoked by Arthur Penn’s movie “Little big man” which stars Dustin Hoffman – a renowned western of 20th century. It tells the story of a little man whose odyssey turns him into a big man.
Jumping over the borders of time, the myth of Orpheus is still exciting with our increasing need for the light sprayed by the invisible power of art.
Or Main rehearsal of the performance of Jules Verne
In the theatre of Genadii Panfilovich –
With music, volcanic eruptions and English sailors in four acts, with a prologue and an epilogue
“Silent Legends” is a try along the help of the dance theater and the multimedia to create the visual worlds of two Bulgarian legends about wood-nymphs, united in a common plot.
Everything started after I read „Gelsomino in the country of liars“ after Gianni Rodari.
The newest performance “With a Light Step and Other Tries” is uniting 13 extremely funny stories in a tragical-comic mix. Inspired by the art of the israeli artist Hanoch Levin.
Nine people leave on a summer day from nine different places,
to get together at some time past nine at an unusual place for an unusual meeting.
A man made of wood makes paper. A man writes on this paper about another man made of wood who chops a tree and makes a man who…
We dare to be the people such as we are only in our dreams.When are we real ? In our waking hours or when we sleep?
Beauty and the Beast is a romantic story for adults based on the original fairy-tale written by the French author Jeanne-Marie Leprince de Beaumont.
The performance Some Peculiarities of … the Puppet Theatre is a unique show exhibiting known and unknown characters in new situations.
The cave and the shadows is a vanguard performance, created after the idea and pictures of Sasho Anastasov, who is a famous Bulgarian painter.