The Wonderful Journey - Teatr Lalka

For children aged 7+

The Wonderful Journey

Duration: 90 minutes (one interval)

Premiere: March 18, 2017

Author: Selma Lagerlöf
Translation: Janina Mortkowicz
Stage adaptation: Aleksandra Rembowska, Aleksey Leliavsky
Direction: Aleksey Leliavsky
Stage design and puppets: Alexander Vahrameyev
Music: Natalia Czekała
Assistant director: Aneta Harasimczuk

Cast: Michał Burbo, Grzegorz Feluś, Aneta Harasimczuk, Roman Holc, Andrzej Perzyna, Mirosława Płońska-Bartsch, Olga Ryl-Krystianowska, Piotr Tworek

For children aged 7+


Premiere: March 18, 2017

The Wonderful Journey is based on the novel The Wonderful Adventures of Nils by Nobel Prize-winning Swedish author Selma Lagerlöf, one of the leading authors of literature for children.  The Polish premiere was produced by the eminent Belarusian Alexei Leliavsky and Alexander Vahramieyev. The story of Nils, a naughty boy changed into a dwarf, then sentenced to travel until he improves, is presented by both puppets and live actors, with live music. Birds travel along with Nils on a journey filled with thrills.

This production presented in many Polish theatres beside Teatr Lalka as part of the program TEATR POLSKA (THEATRE POLAND) financed by the Polish Ministry of Culture and National Heritage. Organizer: The Zbigniew Raszewski Theatre Institute.


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