“Karagöz Plays”, by Cengiz Özek

To satisfy the requests received to publish the papers presented at the “Symposium Punch: Between Myth, Tradition and contemporaneity” (21, 22 and 23 November 2013, at the Theatre Institute of Barcelona, ​​organized by the magazine Puppetring see here), and having already published the English version of Karim Dakroub the shadow theater in the Arab world (see articles here), that the presentation by Cengiz Özek, Karagöz Master and director of the International Puppet Festival of Istanbul. People attending the Symposium Polichinela in Barcelona. Karagöz was born in Istanbul. The art spread from Istanbul to the different parts of the Ottoman...

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