Education

Vilnius Theatre "Lėlė" constantly organizes different events of educative nature: exhibitions of puppet theatre stage design, puppet theatre master-classes, seminars, various presentations. Besides the occasional educational events which take place in the theatre during the whole year, "Lėlė" is always inviting it's spectators for a tour around the theatre, including the visit at The Live puppet museum, which is highly recommended to everyone – from smallest children to adults. Regarding the booking of educational activities and events and for further information, please contact us:

phone  +370 5 262 86 78,
 
mobile +370 612 40672
 
e-mail  info@teatraslele.lt. 

 

Museum tour

Rimas Driežis veda ekskursiją. The exposition of the theatre museum is cosily set inside several small chambers right next to the Small hall. Here the visitors can get acquainted with many puppets, masks and elements of stage design from the performances that are not in the repertoire any more. All these properties are being manufactured in the workshop operating in the same building. The exposition is constantly being renewed, therefore the museum is called the "Live puppet museum". What are all the different types of puppets? Where did the word "marionette" originate from? What famous directors and designers created their performances in Vilnius Theatre "Lėlė"? How does one build a puppet theatre at home? For how long does an actor has to train his fingers, in order to control a marionette? What is extraordinary about the puppet theatre, in what ways is it different than other arts? During the tour in the Live puppet museum, all these and many more questions will be answered by a true specialist of puppet theatre, a director and designer Rimas Driežis. This educational activity is recommended for all curious visitors. The duration of the tour is upon request. Regarding the upfront registration and for further information, please contact us:

phone  +370 5 262 86 78,

mobile +370 612 40672

e-mail  info@teatraslele.lt. 

 

Puppet theatre master - classes

Vaikai kuria šešėlių teatrą

Here the participants are being taught by professional puppet theatre artists and actors ways of constructing different types of puppets. You will find out how to build a theatre of shadows, how to make silhouette puppets, hand puppets, hampelmann's, myrioramas and many other wonders of puppet theatre all by yourself. This educational activity is designated to children and adults (teachers, enthusiasts). The duration of master-classes is up to 60 minutes. Regarding the upfront registration and for further information, please contact us:

phone  +370 5 262 86 78,

mobile +370 612 40672

e-mail  info@teatraslele.lt. 

 

Presentations and seminars on the contemporary puppet theatre for adults

Vaikai kuria šešėlių teatrą

Despite the fact that the creative processes of puppet theatre in Western Europe and the whole world are showing that there is a high interest in the possibilities of puppet and object theatre by the artists of many different artistic profiles, the contemporary puppet theatre is not a well known phenomenon in Lithuania. The artists from Vilnius Theatre "Lėlė" are inviting attend the presentations and seminars on the innovations presented by the contemporary puppet theatre for adults, the most interesting artists from Western Europe and their works that are presented with a rich amount of visual material. This educational activity is designated to everyone who has a broader interest in the puppet theatre, also to the students of theatrical and artistic schools. Regarding the upfront registration and for further information, please contact us:

phone  +370 5 262 86 78,

mobile +370 612 40672

e-mail  info@teatraslele.lt. 

 

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