* Attend a performance at the National Marionette Theatre – an important Prague institution going back to the 18th century.* The performance offers two hours of magic. The high-quality family show will introduce you to the Czech puppetry tradition and offers a chance to see Mozart’s masterwork as was originally staged.
The world-renowned National Marionette Theatre is located in the heart of the Old Town. The programme offers original productions of famous operas full of beautiful hand-painted wooden puppets and breath-taking costumes, against intricately designed backdrops. Performances by the National Marionette Theatre win the hearts of visitors both old and young.The Don Giovanni performance is the flagship of this theatre. Since it was founded in 1991, it has given thousands of performances and still enjoys huge success. Shows follow a classic 18th-century tradition and feature tall puppets designed specifically for this theatre. The opera is played in the original Italian version, a tribute to Mozart and his age.
* The performance starts at 8 p.m.* The seats in the theatre aren’t numbered. We therefore recommend arriving at least 20 minutes beforehand to guarantee a good position.