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Kyiv Academic State Puppet Theater

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Amazing energy and magical vibrance!

The actors were very talented and creative and animated in this fun puppet theater. Mostly for... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2018
Colin L
Bremerton, Washington, United States

Highly recommended, though all the shows are in Ukrainian language. Highly professional puppet... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2018
Dima C
Tel Aviv, Israel
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17 May 2018
“Amazing energy and magical vibrance!”
14 Feb 2018
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

The actors were very talented and creative and animated in this fun puppet theater. Mostly for children, I thought the puppets were quite magical and their puppeteers certainly brought them to life! It also holds a museum of puppets, and I thought that was fascinating...More

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Reviewed 14 February 2018

Highly recommended, though all the shows are in Ukrainian language. Highly professional puppet show, in amazing old-style but modern building. In the snowy period, don't come with baby buggy - rather bring the kid in your hands. the performances aren't for kids under 2.5 y.o....More

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Reviewed 23 October 2017

We were there with a 4-year old, it was "Dyujmovochka" show. We liked a lot the building itself , lots to see outside, there was music playing and building is like a magical castle decorated with figures from famous children's fairytales. As to Dyujmovochka show...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2015

Was there with our kids. They love it. It is not recommended for the kids below 2 y.o. The show is longer than they able to keep their concentration. And again, it all depend on your child.

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Reviewed 7 May 2015

My Ukrainian friends gave me a quick tour of the Puppet Theater while I was in Kiev and I was wishing a show was coming up. The stairs and architecture alone were worth the trip up there. Definitely making sure I can catch a show...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2013

Nice and quite big building for a puppet theatre The theatre is opened only during week-end. The water museum is not far from this one. Try to do the two at the same time.

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