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The world of puppetry with Sergei Obraztsov


Running length: 57  minutes


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Part of a series of six specials showcasing the work of puppeteers from various parts of the world. This program features the work of Moscow's Central Academy Puppet Theatre and the compnay's founder and director, Sergei Obraztsov. Obraztsov's ensemble of more than 300 actors, musicians, puppet makers, and technicians performs excerpts from three of his productions before a live audience in Moscow. Henson makes introductory remarks and conducts an interview with Obraztsov about his work and background. Performance highlights include: "Adventures of Don Juan"; a solo performance by Obraztsov; and "The unusual concert".

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