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Persian Puppet Show in Russia

Persian Puppet Show in RussiaPersian Puppet Show in Russia

The street theater play “A Dreamy Trip,” directed by Hamed Zarean is to be performed at the International Puppet Theater Festival “Petrushka the Great” in Russia, September 14-18.
The play written by Zarean and Abolfazl Varmazyar is a mix of traditional styles of Persian theater including naqali (traditional story telling), takam (traditional goat puppet in Azarbaijan region), parde-khani (dramatic story telling from paintings on a large painted drape) and marionette play alongside choral songs.


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