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Marionette Theatre

Theatre On the King Road | Karlova 12, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
+420 730 971 677
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Funny and nice!

The puppet show is mastered and enjoyable; Mozart’s masterpieces were played back (some good... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
Naïm B
via mobile
A delightful and unusual experience.

We saw the Mozart's Magic Flute. The puppets and puppeteers are amazing and the scenery is... read more

Reviewed 2 September 2017
birdiebox
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“don giovanni” (12 reviews)
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Hours Today: 11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Theatre On the King Road | Karlova 12, Prague 110 00, Czech Republic
Stare Mesto (Old Town)
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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

Thank JMB50
Reviewed 1 September 2015

Provided you know either the opera itself, or a basic plot of it, this condensed (a bit over 1hour) show is entertaining, using recorded music over the puppet's actions The puppet (or maybe marionette) show is expertly handled - these are professionals, and it has...More

Thank Mihai-Badau
Reviewed 23 August 2015

If you love opera and marionettes, you may like this one. We watched Don Giovanni, hoping that it would be a refreshing and unique experience, but came away disappointed. The music is canned, and the show seems largely to be aimed at kids with its...More

1  Thank The_Summer_Indian
Reviewed 2 January 2015 via mobile

This fun local theatre had a wonderful opera performance. They did a great job at handling the marionettes and putting together a great story line. The theatre offers a mini shop to buy the marionettes and a small concession stand for customers. If you have...More

Thank JickJackJoke
Reviewed 8 December 2014

I was skeptical of seeing a marionette show when we visited Prague, but I enjoyed it. The performance was just about 2 hours (Don Giovani) and very entertaining. It's a good activity for a group or a nice way to relax and spend some time...More

1  Thank eps1705
Reviewed 7 November 2014

Tourist trap,,, pay 590 Koruns, go up a steep stairway into the attic of a building. You are then locked in during the performance. I really hoped for this to be entertaining, but it jst fellshort of expectations.. with so much to see outside this...More

2  Thank Paul S
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Stare Mesto (Old Town)
One of the oldest neighbourhoods in town represents
the medieval heart of Prague. It’s no surprise it is
bustling with tourists every time of day. Križovnický
square, overlooking Charles Bridge with Prague Castle
in the background, is probably the most beautiful
square in the city. Its unique historical atmosphere
of gothic houses and churches, cobblestone streets and
squares, and stone towers blend together with the
...More
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