Papelito Puppet Theatre
|Lutkovno gledališče Papelito|
|Brane Solce, Head|
|Phone||386 (0) 31 760 765|
Performances and awards
Papelito Puppet Theatre has thus far created over 30 performances. Its adaptations of Slovene children's poems (An ban, Najdihojca), and small-scale productions like Grumbling [Brundarija], Collage [Kolaž], Paper Horror Show, Rubbishmouse [Miška smetiška] have been successful both at home and abroad, in places as far afield as Israel, Japan, and the USA.
In 2000, Solce was also active in the field of film animation. He was awarded best independent author award for his cartoon Rubbishmouse, produced by Radio-Television Slovenia (RTV Slovenia), at the Izolanima - Slovene Animation Festival.
Solce received a special jury award for puppetry technique at the 2009 Slovene Puppetry Biennial.
Papelito Puppet Theatre also organises workshops for children.