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Marionette Theatre

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Such a surprise!

I went to see Don Giovanni recently, only knowing it would be performed by marionettes and, to be... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
SooBee20
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Camberley, United Kingdom
Cute Marionette Show

We took our three young children to see the Don Giovanni show. It was quite long but entertaining... read more

Reviewed 3 June 2018
Darcy G
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Theatre On the King Road | Karlova 12, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 23 October 2014 via mobile

My wife, mother-in-law and I thought the Marionette Theater production of Don Giovanni was fabulous. I never thought there could be so much humor in Mozart's opera of the famous libertine. The Commendatore was a complete surprise!

2  Thank Charming_Karl
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Reviewed 24 March 2008

While in Prague for a week vacation, I was intrigued with the history of the marionettes, and wanted to see one of the many advertised shows in Prague. I selected the Don Giovanni show, as it seems the most popular, and seeing as Mozart wrote...More

3  Thank Paris_Expats
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Reviewed 15 June 2018

I went to see Don Giovanni recently, only knowing it would be performed by marionettes and, to be honest, not with high expectations. However, we were all so surprised at what an entertaining show it proved to be and the skill and timing of the...More

1  Thank SooBee20
Reviewed 6 June 2018

It looks like the reviewers are getting this location confused with the Don Giovanni Theater which is on the other side of town. This particular theater is closed and has been for some time. They no longer do any shows here. They still have the...More

1  Thank Elizabeth F
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

We took our three young children to see the Don Giovanni show. It was quite long but entertaining. They have a short intermission in the middle to give you a little break. Our kids really enjoyed the show and it was their favorite thing we...More

1  Thank Darcy G
Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

Good show (Don Giovanni) which was done with a good degree of humour and self awareness. It was heavily truncated but still would have been better as one act rather than two (they must be rather limited by the length of the music / story...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

I am no snob but I have been to my fair share of theaters and thought I would try something a little different. I took my girlfriend to see this show which I regret as it was a complete waste of time and money. We...More

1  Thank Leo W
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

The puppet show is mastered and enjoyable; Mozart’s masterpieces were played back (some good quality sound - not the best -) Don Giovanni is a funny show!

Thank Naïm B
Reviewed 2 September 2017

We saw the Mozart's Magic Flute. The puppets and puppeteers are amazing and the scenery is beautiful. The theatre is very intimate and it is incredible to think that children's shows carried on there all through the communist era. It's is well worth a visit....More

Thank birdiebox
Reviewed 2 August 2017

See a performance at Mozart's work. The theater is old and the seats are not so comfortable. There is a small shop that you can buy marionettes.

Thank AriSerart
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

Started with a film explaining the history of the place and then had a tour of the stage, got to hold the marionettes and got a tour of the small museum. Took about 50 minutes in total and we really liked it. There wasn't many...More

Thank DougieB_123
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I know the story of Don Giovanni so to start with was not sure whether or not to laugh at the marionette antics of "Mozart" but it is just such fun you cannot help but enjoy it. The opera experience is condensed and the music...More

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