The Love for Three Oranges

Sliven State Puppet Theatre

  • Bulgaria
  • 55 Minutes
  • Age: 5+
  • Turkish

A modern adaptation of the play “The Love for Three Oranges” written by the Italian playwright and poet Carlo Gozzi, lived in the 18th century, in 1761 and in traditional Comedia Dell’Arte style. Prince Tartaglia's life, filled with misery, changes with the journey he takes to find the three giant oranges he deeply fell in love with, upon a curse cast on him by an evil witch and her equally evil henchmen. The adventures the prince encounters after he left his safeguarded castle, the awkward creatures he met and the prankster accompanied him during his journey will capture your heart.