Room on the Broom is yet another hit, written by Scottish writer Julia Donaldson, who is an old acquaintance of Puppet Theatre, and her loyal collaborator - German illustrator -, Axel Scheffler. They are also the authors of the famous picture book The Gruffalo and its no less popular sequel The Gruffalo's Child.In their new adventure we will embark again on a journey to the world of animals, only this time the place of the almost dreadful Gruffalo will be taken by anything but an evil Witch, and, consequently by a far more dangerous and hungry Dragon.
magic adventure will be staged as a puppet musical, depicting a story
about the Witch with bristling hair and her Cat, travelling together
on a Broom. Due to their high speed (and perhaps even due to her
Cat's teasing), the Witch loses her hat. So, she lands on the ground
and starts looking for it everywhere. Although she suddenly finds
herself faced by quite a range of tests, she is always helped by some
new friends, who manage to find her lost things, so she rewards them
with a ride on the broom. In order to make everything a bit more
complicated, suddenly a dreadful Dragon and a Sticky Creature pop up
out of nowhere and of course not accidentally at all.
on the Broom is
a story of fear, friendship and helping, amusingly spiced up with
witty rhymes, music, songs and humorous twists and turns. We will be
thus looking forward to a genuine puppet spectacle, wrapped up in a
colourful visual design.
Ivanc is a theatre and puppet director, known for his specific fusion
of dramatic and puppet theatre with music – in its numerous forms.
He has already staged in our theatre a range of successful
productions, and among them the two abovementioned hits The
Gruffalo and The
PREMIERE: 17th November 2016, Grand Stage LGL