'Chick with a Trick' in Izmir, Turkey


One of the most popular puppet children productions in Bulgaria in last 5 years - the highly acclaimed show by Petar Todorov and Desislava Mincheva, produced at Pro Rodopi Arts Centre - 'Chick with a Trick' will be presented at the 6th Izmir International Puppet Days. The production will have 6 shows within the period 12-16 March 2012 and it will be performed in Turkish language.

The festival presents over 40 productions from 16 countries from all over the world.

(Bostina, Bulgaria)


a performance with puppets for kids and family audiences
based on fairytales by Margarit Minkov

Choreography, choice of music and performed by Desislava Mincheva
Costume, puppet and set design by Hanna Schwarz
Written, produced and directed by Petar Todorov

Duration 40 min.

Created with the support of Ministry of Culture and Pro Rodopi Foundation.

Presented with over 180 performances in Bulgaria, Norway, Slovenia, Albania, Romania, Pakistan, Iceland, Croatia, Slovakia, The Netherlands, Germany, Turkey, USA, India.

"Chick with a Trick' is available in Bulgarian, English, Turkish and Slovenian languages.

Chick with a Trick got so far:
Best Puppet performance nomination for Ikar 2006 awards of Union of Bulgarian Actors;
Award for Best Bulgarian production from Dutch Jury
and Award for Exclusive acting performance of Desislava Mincheva
at Two are not enough, Three are too many International Puppet festival, Plovdiv/Bulgaria 2006;
Award for Best actress for Desislava Mincheva at 2nd GALA STAR festival in Bacau/Romania 2007;
Award for Best actress for Desislava Mincheva at 2nd Albamono festival in Korce/Albania 2007;
Award for Best Female Role for Desislava Mincheva at 2nd Gumbekovi Dani festival in Zagreb/Croatia 2009

For contacts Petar Todorov,;, +359 888 639923