Opening of the XXIV Edition of the Festival
Exibition "pastels" by the artist and puppeteer panayot dobrev - ponko
The XXIV edition of the International Puppet Theatre Festival for chamber performances for children and adults "Three a too many, two - not enough" & TheatAir 2021 starts on 2nd September at 18:00 h. with an exibition! The doyen of the artistic circles in Plovdiv – Panayot Dobrev – Ponko, creates images on stage, with his guitar, and in his paintings. He played countless roles in different performances and has more than 80 exhibitions in Bulgaria and abroad.
“If you put an artist in a hard situation, he will amaze you. In a difficult time for me I started to paint in color – with so many colors… Pictures from my childhood just bursted in mind, I remembered everything. I didn’t stand with a tripod in nature to paint, everything was in my head. I’m 70 now, but the child is pushing to come out. ” Panayot Dobrev – Ponko
You can see the exibition every day from 2nd September at the lobby of State Puppet Theatre - Plovdiv.