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''Garbage for Plums" at a festival in Sofia

5/29/2014

After very successful participation at Eskisehir Theatre Festival, which has lead to several new invitations to perform in Turkey, the glorious ''Garbage for Plums'' will be presented at the 2nd festival of Independent Theatre Groups working for Children in Sofia on 3rd June at 11h and 18h.

PRO RODOPI ART CENTRE (Bostina, Bulgaria)

GARBAGE FOR PLUMS
a production with puppets for kids and families
based on Bulgarian folklore fairytale

Performed by DESISLAVA MINCHEVA
Written, Directed and Produced by PETAR TODOROV
Design of Puppets and Props by HANNAH SCHWARTZ

Narrator’s voice (Bulgarian language version only) Yoan-Asen Todorov
Choice of music Desislava Mincheva
Making of puppets Hannah Schwartz, Evgenia Lacheva
Making of props Petar Chekurov, Rumen Benkovski, Hannah Schwartz, Evgenia Lacheva
Consultant on Bulgarian Folk Music Ivan Pichurov
Consultant on Bulgarian Folk Dances Antoaneta Yaneva
Soundmix Roumen Chobanov
Assistant of director Yanko Husarov
An original music by Georgi Angreev has been used in the production too.

Garbage for Plums got so far following awards:
• Best Bulgarian production from the International jury at XIX International Puppet Festival ‘Two Are not Enough, Three Are too many’, Plovdiv (BG), Sept 2010
• 1st Prize for Best Bulgarian production from the Dutch jury at XIX International Puppet Festival ‘Two Are not Enough, Three Are too many’, Plovdiv (BG), Sept 2010
• Nomination for Ikar 2011 National Theatre Puppetry Awards for Desislava Mincheva
• Award for Best Actress for Desislava Mincheva at ‘Michail Lukatnik’ National Puppet Theatre Festival, Yambol (BG), April 2011
• Award for Puppet and Set Design for Hannah Schwartz at ‘Michail Lukatnik’ National Puppet Theatre Festival, Yambol (BG), April 2011
• The Acting Award for Desislava Mincheva at ‘Magic Curtain’ International Theatre Festival, Turgovishte (BG), May 2011

Duration: 45 min, no break.

So far the production has been presented with over 125 performances in festivals or on tour in Bulgaria, Greece, Italy, Germany, Turkey, Israel, Spain, India, The Netherlands, Belgium, USA.

For contacts Petar Todorov, +359 888 639923, prf@prac.biz, www.prac.biz