7th June 2019 (20:00)
Říše loutek (Žatecká 98/1, Prague 1)
One of social events was a gala evening in Říše loutek on Friday, June 7 at 8 p.m.
International guests and Czech puppeteers met theirselves in the theatre in which UNIMA was founded on May 20, 1920.
The presenter of the main evening program was Kasperle from Říše loutek, made by Vojta Sucharda. He was presented Tchantchés from Belgium, Pulcinella from Italy, Punch from England, Kašpárek from Bohemia, Petrushka from Russia, Giugnol from France and Kasperle from Germany. All of them were performed with their current performers.
There were also seen an exhibition, screening and a guided tour of the theatre, which has been under reconstruction for the past two years. Then the visitors had a chance to meet personally and chat with a glass of wine in theatre’s clubroom.