A warm welcome to new Associates Piano Theatre from Russia, who took part in the World Festival of Children’s Theatre in Stratford Ontario in June 2016. The front page of their website has a great picture of the group at the opening ceremony.
Piano Theatre are based in Nizhny Novgrod, just over 400 km to the East of Moscow. The “Piano” is located at the boarding school for deaf children and they have participated in over 50 international festivals, 5 world festivals in 15 countries.
The main purpose of the Piano Theatre is creative and social rehabilitation of hearing impaired children by means of theatre art. Their website has excellent information and pictures about their work.
We look forward to seeing them at future international festivals.
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