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A Story about a Boy and a Penguin 2+

Based on motifs from the children's book Oliver Jeffers / Coproduction with the Mini Theatre and Moment

The more he pondered, the more he realized how terribly mistaken he was.

This visually and technologically superb puppet performance cordially invites the audience into its midst and takes place all around. It shows an unusual friendship which requires some common experiences, work, reading, traveling, searching and thinking, before it can recognize its own solidity. At first, the boy thinks that the annoying penguin simply got lost, so he tries everything to get him back home to the South Pole. And the penguin follows, always on his heels: into the lost and found office, the park, the library, the harbor, the workshop, and so on. After the task is successfully completed, the boy realizes that he had been wrong all along—the penguin never got lost, he chose him.

T friendship, responsibility, relationship with animals / nature, cooperation; puppet types





A Story about a Boy and a Penguin <em>Photo: Miha Sagadin</em>
A Story about a Boy and a Penguin <em>Photo: Miha Sagadin</em>
A Story about a Boy and a Penguin <em>Photo: Miha Sagadin</em>
A Story about a Boy and a Penguin <em>Photo: Miha Sagadin</em>
A Story about a Boy and a Penguin <em>Photo: Miha Sagadin</em>
A Story about a Boy and a Penguin <em>Photo: Miha Sagadin</em>
A Story about a Boy and a Penguin <em>Photo: Miha Sagadin</em>
A Story about a Boy and a Penguin <em>Photo: Miha Sagadin</em>

Crew and cast

Director Zoran Petrovič

Actor Miha Bezeljak 

Artistic designer Primož Mihevc

Dramaturge Marek Turošík

Language coach Simon Šerbinek

Composer Lea  Čehovin

Lighting designer  Miljenko Knezoci

Sound designer Matej Sajko Modrinjak 

Set designers Mojca Bernjak, Branko Caserman, Darka Erdelji, Lucijan Jošt, Primož Mihevc

Premiere — 22. August 2015

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