The world of puppetry with Sergei Obraztsov

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Part of a series of six specials showcasing the work of puppeteers from various parts of the world. This program features the work of Moscow's Central Academy Puppet Theatre and the compnay's founder and director, Sergei Obraztsov. Obraztsov's ensemble of more than 300 actors, musicians, puppet makers, and technicians performs excerpts from three of his productions before a live audience in Moscow. Henson makes introductory remarks and conducts an interview with Obraztsov about his work and background. Performance highlights include: "Adventures of Don Juan"; a solo performance by Obraztsov; and "The unusual concert".
Henson, Jim; Obraztsov, S. V. ?q (Sergei? Vladimirovich), 1901-; Baker, Martin G; Jones, Trevor, 1949-
Henson Associates; Gosudarstvennyĭ komitet SSSR po televidenii͡u i radioveshchanii͡u
Television specials
American Culture; Performing Arts, Music; Puppeteers Russia (Federation) Moscow; Puppet theater Russia (Federation) Moscow
North America; United States of America
The Jim Henson video collection at the University of Maryland
Special Collections in Performing Arts
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Access restricted to patrons at the University of Maryland.
Physical Description
057 minutes; color
Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: umd:1101; Catalog Key: alephsys003322423; Catalog Key: HENSON 041; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/389

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