The Pupi Siciliani (Sicilian Puppets) - a unique kind of large and heavy marionettes covered with knightly armor - are the traditional form of epic popular theatre that developed in Sicily in the early 1800’s.

This website presents the philosophy, history, and repertoire of the Fratelli Pasqualino's sicilian puppet theatre company, which was active from 1969 to 1999.

 

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