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Teatro dei Pupi (Puppet Theatre)


THE PUPI THEATER
L'opera dei pupi is a popular form of theatre born in the first half of 1800. From primordial marionnetes armed with tin, it developed into puppets with detailed features and elabo-rated stories.
in Syracuse, the pupi found their homebase in via della Giudecca, steps away from piaz-za Duomo. Travelers visiting town will have the opportunity to discover the small theatre in the picturesque neighbourhood of Giudecca and to experience again a form of theatre that is both ancient and contemporary: l'opera dei pupi.
Since several years the theatre organises a season for pupi shows as well as special shows for tour operators and individual groups, while in the museum located nearby, you can admire the ancient family pupi. Today as in the past, pupi wait for their spectators behind the scenes, armed of shining swards and breastplates to marvel the eyes of their viewers.

Price : Theater > € 8,50 adult / € 5,00 children - Museum > € 3,00 adult / € 2,00 children
Contact : +39 328 5326600

Address : Via Della Guidecca, 22 , Syracuse, Sicily , 96100
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