NIKOLAI ZYKOV THEATRE
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designed, and built by Nikolai Zykov in 1989.
Puppet form: short strings transforming marionette.PHOTO ALBUM
Height: 89 cm / 35 in.
Materials: papier-mache, foam plastic, foam rubber, wood, metal wire, fabric.
First presentation - December 23, 1989, Concert Hall of the Moscow Energetic University.
This very difficult transforming puppet is made according to the ancient Indian philosophy.
See PHOTO ALBUM of SECOND BIRTH.
Step 1: dance of the puppet (a head without eyes).
Step 2: separation of the head.
Step 3: dance of the puppet without head.
Step 4: opening of soul.
Step 5: birth of new head.
Step 6: dance of the puppet (a head with eyes).
Second birth in TV show, Leningrad, USSR, 1990.
Second birth in film "Nikolai Zykov Theatre of marionettes", Moscow, Russia, 1993.