“Chick with a Trick” at “Berlin Lacht!”, Alexanderplatz


One of the most appreciated shows by Pro Rodopi Art Centre – “Chick with a Trick’ will participate at the 6th ‘Berlin Lacht!’ International Street Festival at the famous Alexanderplatz in the German capital.

55 shows from 17 countries (Germany, Bulgaria, France, Poland, USA, Italy, Spain, Austria, Israel, Chile, Brasil, Peru, Russia, Sweden, Japon, Kenya, New Zealand) participate at the event.

The presentation by Bulgarian artists has been supported by GOETHE-INSTITUT IN BULGARIEN.

The schedule of the shows is as follows:

6th August 2013, Tuesday 13:00/15:30/17:30
7th August 2013, Wednesday 14:00/16:30/18:30
8th August 2013, Thursday, 13:30/18:00/20:30
9th August 2013, Friday 14:00/16:00/18:30
10th August 2013, Saturday 13:00/15:00/18:30

The festival programme can be found here:

(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 street version 25-30 min

Created with the support by Ministry of Culture and Pro Rodopi Foundation;

Presented with over 200 performances in Bulgaria, Norway, Slovenia, Albania, Romania, Pakistan,
Iceland, Croatia, Slovakia, The Netherlands, Germany, Turkey, USA, India;

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

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