Theatre of shadows – visiting the children in Poti

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Performances of the shadow theatre were held in the kindergartens No 1 and No 3. “Turnip” – is a performance, which was very impressive for the children. They liked the heroes, songs. Some children even got closer to the screen and tried to help to pull out the turnip.

The speech of the editor and further discussion was interesting. The teachers and the director were actively involved in the discussion. According to them it is a very good form of the work with children, they thanked the guests for this possibility.

The project is implemented with the support of the organization Brot
 für die Welt – Evangelischer Entwicklunsdienst (Germany)

Forum Theater in Guria and Imereti

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Two performances of the Forum-theatre were held in May.

In Central Park of Lanchkhuti 5 performances were shown. It was unusual for the viewer to hear about problems in such format - mother’s and child’s attitude, conflicts in family, migration, violence...

The village Zeda Simoneti (Terjola municipality) was visited by young actors for the first time. The audience – students, teachers and especially active boys joined the discussion with interest. Both in Guria and Imereti it was clear how theatrical scenes act on the viewer and give information for reflection.

The project is implemented with the support of the organization Brot
 für die Welt – Evangelischer Entwicklunsdienst (Germany)

The first visit of the forum-theatre in Batumi

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The forum-theater came to the public school of the village Simonet (Terjola municipality) for the first time. Therefore, at first, the presenter - joker, acquainted the audience with the work of the Fund “Sukhumi”, with the specifics of the forum-theater. Then 5 performances were played. The scene of the mother and child raised a great interest. The viewer was actively involved in the scene and tried to change the vector of violence. The subject of discussion was also a presentation on the topic of migration.

Discussions and examples of violence - all this was impressionable for the viewer.

The project is implemented with the support of the organization Brot
 für die Welt – Evangelischer Entwicklunsdienst (Germany)

“Turnip” – the performance of the shadow theatre in the kindergarten

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The shadow theater of the Fund "Sukhumi" presented two performances in two groups of the kindergarten No10. At the beginning, the director briefly told the children about the working process. She also talked about equality, since the performance pays special attention to this issue.

Then the kids watched the performance “Turnip” with interest and joy. After the performance, they shared their impressions with each other. The teachers thanked the young actors, because a free performance for the kids was held for the first time.

The project is implemented with the support of the organization Brot
 für die Welt – Evangelischer Entwicklunsdienst (Germany)

Shadow Theater visited Khajalia

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The shadow theater of the Fund “Sukhumi” visited the public school in the village Khajalia (Lanchkhuti municipality) for the first time. The spectators were pupils of the first and second grades. It was shown the performance "Turnip". The children had not seen such performance, and they really enjoyed the show.

The teachers asked the questions, and they willingly answered. It was clear that shadow theater is a real therapy for children, and it also teaches them that everyone is equal and everyone should help each other.

The project is implemented with the support of the organization Brot
 für die Welt – Evangelischer Entwicklunsdienst (Germany)

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