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Kids Euro Festival: Bratislava Puppet Theatre & Castle Puppet Theater Sevnica

10/28/2019 at 6:00 PM

Popolvar is a famous traditional story about a lazy man with dirty face and his transformation into “the bravest knight”. How come that the ugly duckling—the shame of the family—becomes a hero who saves a princess from the wizard’s infinite power? Popolvar is a mysterious character—or perhaps not at all? Maybe he just did not believe in himself and neither did others. Popolvar is an adventurous puppet production about the image you create about yourself and other people, reflecting the topics of self-esteem, pride, and crooked mirrors.

Presented in collaboration with the Embassy of Slovakia.

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