Fairy Tale Town - THEATRE PERFORMANCES (not only for Children)
10AM: János Pályi: Lazlo the Brave
12AM: MárkusZínház: The hammer of the Village
2PM: Bean-pole Schoolboys: Happy epos about legendary heroes (Don Quijote, Saint Leslie, Miklós Toldi)
4PM: The Puppet Theatre of Mancsi Fabók: The székely kimmer and the devil
János Pályi: Lazlo the Brave
Lazlo the Brave is a traditional fairground puppet performance. Lazlo is a cheerful guy who teaches a lesson with his frying pan to the devils and even to Death. This bouncing glove puppetry show is overtaken by interactive market specimens and spectacles. János Pályi is one of Hungary’s most famous ‘Lazlo the Brave’ pupeteers.
Set design: Gyula Majoros (awarded with Blattner Prize)
Director: Ildikó Kovács (awarded with Blattner Prize)
Performer / Pupeteer: János Pályi (awarded with Blattner Prize)
MárkusZínház: The Hammer of the Village
Cheerful comedy with a lot of improvisation and fun. During this performance the spectator becomes a participant of the show.
Performers: Gábor Pilári and Zsuzsanna Vajda
Bean-pole Schoolboys is an ensemble who presents their productions on stilts. The ensemble consists of four puppeteers. They rejoice the audience with giant puppets, a lot of musical instruments, cunning rhymes and huge gestures. Their performances feed upon the traditions of fairground puppet shows.
Fabók Mancsi Bábszínháza: A székely menyecske meg az ördög
The Puppet Theatre of Mancsi Fabók: The székely kimmer and the devil
Once upon a time there was a székely kimmer, and she was very stubborn. She was so sullen, even the devil found it hard to handle her. This hungarian folk tale is populated with princesses, devils, nuptial and many more! Come, join the stubborn kimmer on her adventure!
Set design: Ákos Mátravölgyi
Puppets: Pál Lellei
Music: Gyula Ács
Script writer, director and performer: Mariann Fabók