- International Platform
28 08 2023
Face to face with a puppet
The festival Tallinn Treff is worth keeping an eye on, as it broadens the understanding of the possibilities of puppets as objects in theatre.
25 04 2023
How to Remain Yourself and Survive in the Independent Scene
The tenth birthday of the puppet organization LOFT (Lutkarska organizacija koju fakat trebamo) is the right time to analyze the plays of this important and long-lasting art organization and its initiator, Morana Dolenc.
24 04 2023
An Intimate Story About Waiting for Security and Respect
Despite its romanticized title, the play “THE MELANCHOLY OF THE TOURIST”, performed at the Festival LUTKE 2022, is an intimate story about waiting for something that each of us wants, but rarely gets – that is, existential security, credibility and respect for our life and work.
23 04 2023
The Summary of the 13th International Puppetry Revue Lutkokaz: A Little Giant Who Has Outgrown Its Limits
Lutkokaz has outgrown itself and the question arises – what next? The only salvation is both urgent and obvious – the theatre hall which would finally be made available to the Academy of Arts and Culture in Osijek and Lutkokaz
22 04 2023
A Transformation That Transforms
Olivier de Sagazan's play “Transfiguration”, performed at the Festival LUTKE 2022, touched something in us that we were afraid to touch ourselves, and now that it is out there, we have something to work with or experience our own transformation.
16 04 2023
Well, that's not really going anywhere...
The Socket nevertheless serves us a pinch of magic, a good measure of indeterminacy and vividness of technological, but nowadays quite basic, electrical achievements. It moves away from the primarily utilitarian function of the electrical installation and gives it a life of its own. In this way,...
11 04 2023
The Fantastic Life of Minnie Rubinski
Produced by Edinburgh’s own Vision Mechanics and boasting an intriguing title, The Fantastic Life of Minnie Rubinski is an emotionally charged project, delving into the weighty and under-explored theme of living with dementia. Having had a preview run at the Fringe and premiered at this year’s...
07 04 2023
How to Plant a Tulip
Duck, Death and the Tulip is originally a picture book by Wolf Erlbruch, which, as the title suggests, revolves around death. We like to describe the latter as a complex subject that is difficult to convey to children.
01 03 2023
Gintarė Radvilavičiūtė’s performance “The Choice”, presented at the Vilnius theatre “Lėlė” and based on the recollections of a Holocaust survivor Edith Eger, represents the world as a storehouse of body parts. Among a vast collection of heads, legs, busts and forearms, a fierce and intense...
19 01 2023
What is the Nature of an Immaculate World?
About the World is a children's performance that breathes fresh air and looks into the distance, into the vast and expansive world that opens before us with all its sonic and visual attributes. The performance evokes the feeling of an open space into which we enter with open arms, ready to...
06 01 2023
Opening of the main hall of the Vilnius Theatre “Lėlė”. On Ljubljana Puppet Theatre's performance “Session Bulgakov”
On October 27, the Vilnius Theatre “Lėlė” celebrated its sixty-fourth anniversary. To celebrate this solemn anniversary, the main hall was opened after its reconstruction and the performance for adults “Session Bulgakov” (directed by Matija Solce) of the Ljubljana Puppet Theatre was performed there.
26 11 2022
Teatro Gioco Vita: Sonia and Alfredo
Italian director and puppeteer Fabrizio Montecchi proves that a shadow can be a comprehensive semantic resource. He is one of the most important creators in the field of shadow theatre in Italy and the wider European theatre scene. In our country, he is best remembered for his award-winning...