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Puppet and mask performance for children ”Doctor Dolittle”

It is said that the author of the Doctor Dolittle series the Brittish-American author Hugh Lofting used to live animals and even had a small zoo in the laundry box… Later Lofting had to take part in World War I where he saw wounded horses in the battlefield and thought about establishing a horse hospital. But then, he thought, we would have to learn to speak horse language!

This idea is where it all started. In his letters to his children Lofting started telling a tale about an animal doctor Dolittle and everyone loved the stories immediately. So in 1922 Lofting published the first book of stories about Dolittle – in the end there were twelve. In traditional fairytales animals speak our language, but in the Dolittle stories everything is different.

Scriptwriter

Augustinas GRICIUS

Director

Rimas DRIEŽIS

Designer

Aušra BAGOČIŪNAITĖ PAUKŠTIENĖ

Composer

Faustas LATĖNAS

Performers:

Deivis SARAPINAS

Almira GRYBAUSKAITĖ

Elvyra PIŠKINAITĖ

Irmantas JANKAITIS

Lijana MUŠTAŠVILI

Sigita MIKALAUSKAITĖ

Dainius TARUTIS / Imantas PRECAS

Duration: 70 min.

Premiere – 27 January, 2007

Date:
2023-03-25 12:00
Tickets:
9.00 Eur
Purchase tickets at:
Bilietai.lt, Theatre box-office
Categories:
Performances, For children
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