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International festival of puppet theatres "Three are Too Many, Two Not Enough" opens tonight in Plovdiv

International festival of puppet theatres "Three are Too Many, Two Not Enough" opens tonight in Plovdiv

9/4/2006 12:00:11 PM

 The 15th jubilee international festival of puppet theatres "Three are Too Many, Two Not Enough" opens tonight and will go until September 10th.

Theatre formations from Spain, Greece, Serbia, Iran, Turkey, and for the first time – Kazakhstan.

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State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
 International Puppet Theatre Festival
"Three are Too Many, Two Not Enough"
2006 FESTIVAL SCHEDULE

DAY/HOUR

TIME
VENUE
PERFORMANCE
PRESENTED BY THEATRE
FORMATION:
Sept. 4th
Monday
7.00 PM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
“THE THREE BROTHERS AND THE GOLD APPLE”
+ 60TH anniversary of the theater;
FESTIVAL OPENING NIGHT
State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
 8.30 PM
In the street outside the Puppet Theatre building
FIRE IMPRESSION –STREET SHOW
NARIA INRI MAGARIA
Dept. 5th
Tuesday
10.00 AM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
“HAVING FUN IN THE WOODS”
State Puppet Theater - Bourgas
 2.00 PM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
“A HEN WITH A BROOCH”
“For the Rhodope” Arts Center
 6.00 PM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
“EGG MYSTERY”
State Puppet Theater – Sliven
Sept.6th
Wednesday
10.00 AM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
“THE LONG-NOSED DWARF”
State Puppet Theater - Vidin
 12.00 PM
the “Odeon” open-air stage
THEATER “PLUS”
“THE KARABAS THEATER”
Spain
 6.00 PM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
 “THUMBELINA”
State Puppet Theater - Varna
 9.30 PM
Stefan Stambolov” Square
FIRE IMPRESSION –STREET SHOW
Out of the contest program
NARIA INRI MAGARIA
Sept. 7th
Thursday

10.00 AM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
“BARON MUNCHAUSEN”
State Puppet Theater – Stara Zagora
 5.00 PM –
The open-air stage in the Tsar Simeon Garden in the city center
“PETRUSHKA AND THE WHEAT LOAF”
Regional Theater – Pskov, Russia
 7.00 PM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
THE MYSTERIES OF ORIENT”
Barutti Theater - Greece
Sept.8th
Friday
10.00 AM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
THE BALL
State Puppet Theater - Yambol
 12.30 PM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
“SUNRISE”
Out of the contest program
YOUNG ACTORS THEATER, TURKEY
 6.00 PM
the stage of the Army Club
“WHO WINDS THE HORSE’S MANE”
Out of the contest program
ALAKAI THEATER – KAZAKHSTAN
 9.00 PM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
“ANNIVERSARY GIFT”
THEATER REIN PUPPET, IRAN
Sept.9th
Saturday
10,00 AM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
“RED RIDING HOOD” 
State Puppet Theater - Turgovishte
 2.00 PM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
“WHERE BABIES CAME FROM”
State Puppet Theater - Dobrich
 5.00 PM
Open-air stage at the Tsar Simeon’s Garden
“PETRUSHKA AND THE WHEAT LOAF”
Regional Theater – Pskov, Russia
 8.00 PM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
CLOSING THE FESTIVAL
PUPPET-THEATER STUDIO “IMPRESSION” 
Sept.10th
Sunday

10.00 AM
Open-air  - North city area
STANZAS FOR ECO TRASH-CANS”
Out of the contest program
PAN THEATER, SOFIA
 11.00 AM
The building of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv
“THE BRAVE TIN SOLDIER”
Out of the contest program
KRAGUEVATS THEATER, SERBIA
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