Lille Kartofler Figurentheater (D)
The Wolf and the Seven Young Kids
Tuesday, 13 March 2018 | 10.00 am
For children aged 3–12
Duration: 55 minutes no break
The Grimm tale about the wolf who wants to eat the young goats, a classic romantic fairy tale, in an interpretation by Lille Kartofler puppetry theatre. Life-sized figures, many scenes in which the audience has to play along in order to drive the act forward. Apart from the first narrative level for the children lies a second level that speaks to the adult audience as well. That is real family theatre.
This act is a classic in the repertoire of Lille Kartofler theatre (it has been developed by Kuchta in 1984) has stayed fresh and lively until today. The fairy tale has been performed in many countries of the world by order of the “Goethe Institut”.
Author: Grimm Brothers, interpreted by Matthias Kuchta
Director, Puppetier, Puppet and scenery design: Matthias Kuchta
Copyright photos: Matthias Kuchta
About the group:
Lille Kartofler is a puppetry theatre from the German Langenfeld starringt he puppeteer Matthias Kuchta. He’s directed fairy tales by the Grimm Brothers and Hans Christian Anderson for 35 years, using his big, stunning puppets made of cloth. He is the ultimate crowd puller – from Osaka, to Vancouver, Boston to Paris, Copenhagen to Dublin and Rome.
Lille Kartofler puppetry theatre has been a regular (and popular!) guest at the “Figurentheaterfestival Wels” for many years.