Story Chest

The show is about a King who wants to hear stories and offers a prize to one who can tell the longest tale. Therefore, candidates from all around the world display a show to his Magesty, the Audience.outubro2011 071

The show is a compilation of some of the tales told on the TV show “The Story Chest” ( Baú de Histórias in portuguese), created and performed by Cris Miguel and Sergio Serrano and aired on TV Cultura (public TV channel) and TV Ratimbum (cable) in Brasil since 2005.

Using several puppetering techniques, shadows puppetry and alot of music performed with original instruments, the duo reinvented classics and oral tradition tales in a humourous, dynamic way.

The play was awardered best sound track 2008 FEMSA Prize.

Cris Miguel and Sergio Serrano was also awardered by his actor skills at the 18th International Children’s Theather Festival in Subotica – Servia

The PLay was also awardered Best Performance by children’s jury at 45th PIF in Zagreb – Croatia.

The one hour show is recomended to both adults and children over 4 years of age.

Direction, performance, music and text: Cris Miguel and Sergio Serrano

Stage design and puppet design: Sergio Serrano

Light design: Mirella Brandi

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