“How can I play? Where and when can I play?”

Recently I was performing my solo storytelling performance “Palle Alone In the World” in Beijing. I have made this performance many years ago and I performed it more than 2000 times in many different countries and in different languages. All around the world children react on the performance in the same way — with laughter,…Read more »

The World Day of Theater for Children 2019

Every year on March 20, all the artists, theater practitioners, children and everybody who love children’s theater celebrate The World Day of Theater for young audiences! Each year ASSITEJ Centres and Networks, theaters for children and artists around the globe, deliver activities ranging from conferences, performances, workshops and special media events in order not only…Read more »

Children need stories, stories need storytellers!

In the time of visual communications and artificial intelligence that is sucking the imagination out from the mind of our children, we, professionals in the field, have a fundamental mission and task to reaffirm the importance of the spoken word and stories and build up the environment for rebirth of storytelling. We must urgently educate…Read more »

Theater For Children As a Tool For Social Development

An Award for Playing November 6, 2018 was very important day for me. On that day Xi’an Municipal People’s Government awarded me with “Xi’an Friendship Award”. I received this prestigious award as one of ten outstanding foreign experts that are living and working in Xi’an. Among 10 awardees from business and management I was the…Read more »