Khakass national puppet theatre «Skazka», Abakan
The Khakass national puppet theater “Skazka” was founded December 28, 1979 during the International year of children. The theater received popularity and recognition both in Russia and abroad. Fivefold winner of the Highest national theatrical Award «Gold Mask». Winner of the Russian Federation culture and art Council Grant under the supervision of the President of the Russian Federation. Twice the winner of the Award of the Government of the Russian Federation of Feodor Volkov’s name «For contribution to development of theater of the Russian Federation». The organizer of the International ecological and ethnic festival of puppet theaters “TchirTchayan” («Spirit of Earth»).