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Savitri - Shadow Puppetry Show

Date: 24 November 2020 9:00 PM -

Prague Fringe Reimagined festival is inviting everyone to watch an award-winning shadow-puppetry piece about how love and strength can overcome bad fate.

“Prague Fringe Reimagined” is a six-day online performance festival showcasing the work of Czech artists. a festival of Czech theatre, streamed live to international Fringe audiences around the world.

Instead of bringing the world to Prague, the organizers are sharing the Czech Republic with the rest of the world.

From Tuesday 24th to Sunday 29th November several best alternative productions the Czech Republic has to offer will be presented. The performances will be filmed and streamed live in high quality and will be viewable via website https://www.praguefringe.com, and projected in venues around the world.

This time in Prague Fringe Reimagined festival will start with the show of the Czech theatre group  Divadlo Lisen  from Brno city based on ancient Indian tale from the Mahabharata. This show tells the story of princess Savitri who sets her husband free from death.  Clever moving shadows on a paper screen are accompanied by unconventional hand-made instruments.

The show will start on Tuesday November 24, 2020 at 9.00 pm Indian time (16.30 Czech time) at:


The Q&A session with artists will follow at:




Teaser: https://youtu.be/CBXiCwW9OtE


Language: Czech with English subtitles

Duration: 45 minutes

Suitable for children from 5 years onwards.