Jivko Djuranov Actor in Plovdiv State Puppet Theatre

Born in 13.09.1982


In 2001, he graduated from the 1st English Language High School in Sofia. Between 1997 and 2003, he was part of the Theater Studio "Play" with artistic director Petar Varbanov. From 2001 to 2003, he studied Journalism at the University of “St. Kliment Ohridski”. In 2007, he graduated from NATFIZ "Kr. Sarafov", specialty "Acting Mastery for Puppet Theater" in the class of Prof. Dora Ruskova.

Creative theater experience

He plays in productions in various theaters in the country - Sofia Puppet Theater, Youth Theater "Nikolay Binev", Satirical Theater "Aleko Konstantinov", State Opera Plovdiv.
Since 2008, he has been part of the troupe of the Plovdiv Puppet Theater, making his debut in the play "The Son of God", directed by Veselin Boydev. For his role as the Little Prince in “The Little Prince”, directed by Ruslan Kudashov (2008), he became the first recipient of the Sivina Award. Played in over ten productions in the theater, some of which are: "Immured" (2012), "Queen of Spades" (2016), directed by Veselka Kuncheva, "The Children of Hameln", directed by Sergey Stolyarov (2015), "Home", directed by Magdalena Miteva (2015) and others.
He has many roles in cinema and television, and his voice is well known, as he has been actively dubbing various characters since 2006 in cinema and TV. Since September 2010, he has been an actor in the “Hahaha Impro Theater” and actively participates in the troupe's projects.

Наталия Василева


Current performances


The son of God

The real Christmas tale that reveals to us how easy it is to be good and believe in the light.



"There should be a bridge across any water, and man should walk all over it, coming, and going, and doing what they have to do."


On the edge of the sky

"On the Edge of The Sky" is a fairy musical about the power of imagination, friendship and forgotten children's wishes.