THE SMOOTH LIFE / Dafa Puppet Theatre

In English with Czech subtitles
performance length: 85 min
Solo autobiography, puppet and storytelling performance for 8 spectators. Stories and situations from family life of Palestinian man born and raised in refugee camp performed and directed according to his own history.

Because of reduced performance capacity there is no possibility of ticket reservation. It's necessary to directly BUY them online, or personally at the Freshlabels Store at Panská 9 street. Unsold tickets will be available at the theatre box office one hour before the start of the performance. Thanks for understanding.

"Smooth Life is an interesting personal peep into somebody's life – life so different from our European experience, yet full of love, hope and expectations. Husam creates an atmosphere for all senses; therefore his solo is so impressive you want to participate even more".
Marta Ljubkova, DAMU, Prague

Husam Abed is a Palestinian puppeteer, musician and social worker living between Amman and Prague. Master of Directing for Alternative and Puppet theatre at DAMU – Czech Republic. Founder of Dafa Puppet Theatre/Jordan and Czech Republic. He has been performing and leading puppetry and storytelling projects for children and youth in many countries especially refugee camps and underprivileged areas in Jordan. He directed puppet performances, collaborated with artists from many nations. He developed his way of performing by mixing storytelling with puppetry. A member founder of Flying Freedom Festival in Czech Republic, a member founder of Amman Theatre Lab, in Jordan and member of UNIMA – France.

Performance lenght: 55 min. performance + 30 min. shared meal

Stage Design: Réka Deák
Dramaturgy: Marek Turošík
Performed and directed by: Husam Abed
Produced by: DAMU, Czech Republic

With the support of: Academy of Performing Arts / DAMU, Czech Republic