The performance is based on the novel “Timm Thaler or the traded laughter” by James Krüss.
Opening on November 28, 2014 at Sofia Puppet Theatre, Bulgaria.
The script is written by Elitsa Petkova.
The novel is one of the most famous German books for children. It is first published in 1962 and becomes famous worldwide. It’s adapted into TV miniseries and movies.
The Traded Laughter (official trailer)
The performance has been nominated in the category “Individual achievement in puppetry” for the puppets and scenography by the Union of Bulgarian Actors “Ikar” 2015.
“Teach me how to laugh, save my soul. “
Scenography and Puppets
Ivaylo Nikolov and Iva Gikova