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''Garbage for Plums'' in Moscow

4/17/2017

Bulgarian Cultural Institute in Moscow has invited the production ''garbage for Plums'' with 2 performances on 22 April 2017.

At 12h it will be presented in Children departament of The Library for International Literature. At 16 h it will be shown at Bulgarian Cultural Institute in Moscow, Rissia.

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 150 performances in festivals or on tour in Bulgaria, Greece, Italy, Germany, Turkey, Israel, Spain, India, The Netherlands, Belgium, USA, Russia.