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Sakhalin Puppet Theater

State autonomous cultural institution «Sakhalin Puppet Theater»

Main director:

Dobrolubova Antonina

Chief Manager:

Kostanova Inga

The Sakhalin Puppet Theater is one of the cultural brands of the island region of Russia. Created in 1981, a small group of enthusiasts, he quickly came to the international level, receiving the recognition of his colleagues, critics and, most importantly, the audience. The Sakhalin Puppet Theater has two stages in small and large halls. Annually in the theater there are more than 400 shows of performances. Over 50 000 spectators a year come to favorite theater. With tours the troupe has visited in Europe and Asia. Sakhalin actors and dolls repeatedly became laureates of international festivals. The Sakhalin Puppet Theater introduces the inhabitants of the region to the most interesting and meaningful names of the theatrical world. To stage productions to the theater come well-known masters of directing from Russia and abroad. The Sakhalin Puppet Theater is constantly in the creative movement! Unique projects are created in its walls: “Theater in little hands”, “Theater ambulance”, “Festival of home theaters of puppets”, radio program “Theater Thursday”. The Sakhalin Puppet Theater is the International Festival of Puppet Theaters “On the Islands of Miracles”. Thanks to him, the island region becomes a meeting place for theater figures – directors, artists, artists, critics – from Europe and Asia. The Sakhalin Puppet Theatre. This is an event that touched hundreds of thousands of people.

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