|Vasilache and Mariora:
The Punch & Judy Tradition in Romania
Photos and information provided by Mariana Syrotiak.
|Daniel Stancius "Marioara and Vasilache" show, with puppets made by Adrian Stefanescu,
was created in 1995. It has met with great success in Romania where it has received
two prestigious awards. The show has been presented in numerous
festivals in Romania and elsewhere including a tour of Denmark
in the summer of 1998.
Photos: top, "Vasilache and Marioara", 1995; bottom, Daniel Stancius "Marioara and Vasilache" show (clockwise): Anca Oprisan, Violeta Badicescu and Daniel Stanciu, 1995. Current members of the show are: Daniel Stanciu, Daria Ganescu and Liliana Gavrilescu.