Stayko Staykov

Actor at State Puppet Theatre - Plovdiv


In 2014, he graduated from the National High School of Precized Technics and Optics "M.V. Lomonosov" - Sofia, in "Cinema equipment, audio and video systems". He graduated from NATFA "Kr. Sarafov" in 2020 with the specialty "Puppetry Acting" in the class of Prof. Zheni Pashova, assistants Mihaela Tyuleva and Georgi Spasov.

Creative theater experience

While studying at NATFA, he performed in five productions, worked with directors Prof. Zheni Pashova, Mihaela Tyuleva, Prof. Slavcho Malenov and others. Staged "Daedalus and Icarus" in 2018 with students from the Academy.
Since 2020, he is part of the troupe of the State Puppet Theater - Plovdiv. He played in nine plays, some of which: "Thumbelina", directed by Vanya Sivinova, "The Bowler Hat", directed by Katya Petrova (2021), "The Prince of the Sea and the Prince of the Earth", directed by Elena Panayotova, "The Three Little Pigs", director Leonard Capon, "Hamlet", director Sabi Sabev, "The Extraordinary Princess", director Eva Kiosovska (2023)


Current performances


Winnie the Pooh

Pooh - the beloved bear of young and old, goes in search of his friend Christopher Robin, whom he has not seen for a long time - since last Friday!


Dunno in the Sunny city

"Dunno in the Sunny city" is a story about a child's strong effort to be good, but only because he wants to get his prize.


The Bowler Hat

Creating a performance based on the novel "The Bowler Hat" is a challenge and an opportunity to enter the universe that is Jordan Radichkov...



It is a different and attractive performance that presents the serious Shakespearean plot with humor and lightness.


The extraordinary princess

This is a show for the different, for those who don't change because they have to. It's also a show about the responsibilities we have, whether you're extraordinary or not.