NIKOLAI ZYKOV THEATRE
master-class puppet show (lecture-demonstration)
language - English, Russian
technique - string marionettes, giant, radio-controlled, LED, EL-wire and experimental puppets
duration - 90 min/ up to 500 spectators
transportation - 1-3 persons/ no paid luggage
WORKSHOP OF MIRACLES - lecture-demonstration about innovative puppets including LED, EL-wire, radio-controlled, giant puppets and modern marionettes. Nikolai Zykov is a world famous puppeteer who has performed his puppet shows in more than 40 countries of Europe, Asia, Africa, North and South America. Nikolai Zykov has created and has made more than 200 unique marionettes, hand, rod, radio-controlled and innovative puppets. Nikolai Zykov is an author, director, artist and performer of over 20 puppet performances which have received many international awards including Award of World UNIMA Congress.
Author, artist, director and performer - NIKOLAI ZYKOV
Wardrobe, assistant of puppeteer - NADIA DUBININA
Stage technician, light operator - SERGEY ISAEV
All puppets are created, designed and made by NIKOLAI ZYKOV
First presentation - Moscow, 2007
Nikolai Zykov master-classes took place in Russia, USA, Latvia, Iran, Sri Lanka, Singapore, China, Taiwan and South Korea.
Master class program;
1. Marionettes of unusual materials. For example - miniature CD MAN
2 . Horizontal marionettes. For example - miniature GARBAGE CANS
3 . Long rod puppets. For example - miniature WORM
4 . Radio-controlled puppets. For example - miniature JOHNNY AND NATALIE
5 . Vertical rotating objects. For example - miniature DRAGONFLIES
6. Glowing puppets of LEDs with changing colors. For example - miniature MOSCOW NIGHTS
7. Glowing puppets of electroluminescent wire. For example - miniature NEON CUCUMBERS
8. Flying above the audience puppets. For example - miniature NEON BUTTERFLY
9. Giant puppets which are created in front of the audience. For example - miniature SKELETOSAUR
See PHOTO ALBUM of WORKSHOP OF MIRACLES
"Nikolay Zykov is one of the most important puppeteers of the world ... a master!" Festival de Bonecos, Canela, Brazil.
"...the most titled puppeteer of Russia, the master of world class..." News. Culture TV, Russia.
"Nikolai Zykov is making the step of technical development into the future." Jacob Steiner, Austria.
WORKSHOP OF MIRACLES poster
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