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Verba Shadow Theatre, Shadow Show, Театр тіней Верба, Ліна Костенко, Lina Kostenko Souls
94 years of Lina Kostenko’s greatness
March 19, 2024

Lina Kostenko is a poet who not only impresses the world with her depth and insight. She has become a symbol of strength, steadfastness, and devotion to her people. Her poetry is a reflection of the complex history of Ukraine, an expression of the problems of the time and, unfortunately, of today’s reality. There were…

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Past life shadows
February 24, 2024

In these difficult times, when a peaceful life has become almost an unattainable dream, we, the collective of the shadow theater VERBA, have deeply felt the importance of art as a litmus test reflecting the spirit of the times. The first days of the full-scale invasion are hard to recall, especially because among the ruins…

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How we traveled to Leipzig with our “Truth”
July 04, 2023

The Beginning of a Full-Scale War in Ukraine scattered us across different cities and countries. Ensuring the safety of myself and my children became a priority during this challenging period. That’s how I found myself in Germany with two young kids. Over time, especially as autumn approached, my heart filled with longing for my loved…

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Types of Shadow theatre
June 15, 2023

With each passing day, the genre of shadow theater is gaining more popularity. In various countries around the world, numerous clubs and classes for both children and adults are being formed, diploma works are being written, and shadow theater is being taught in schools. There are several subtypes of shadow theater: Puppet shadow theater Hand…

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How to make shadow theatre at home
June 15, 2023

Ukrainians are currently facing numerous challenges in their lives. We have already experienced one winter during the war, but it is still unclear how much time will be needed for a full restoration of the power grid and whether we can expect more mass power outages. We know a way to entertain children and engage…

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Fundraiser for the needs of the Ukrainian Armed Forces
May 25, 2023

Your View – Our Donation. Launching a Fundraiser for the needs of the Ukrainian Armed Forces. Your task is to watch the video, and our task is to replenish the fund for the Ukrainian Armed Forces. Of course, the more views, the larger the donation. For Ukraine, the war began in 2014. Since the beginning…