The Elephant's Child

The Elephant's Child (19??) was a puppetry production by Tandarica Marionetteater (Romania). The production was based on a short story by Rudyard Kipling. It was performed on tour with The Norwegian Touring Theatre.


(Objekt ID 79875)
Object type Production
Premiere 1970
Produced by
In collaboration with The Norwegian Touring Theatre (Riksteatret)
Based on The Elephant's Child by Rudyard Kipling
Audience Children
Keywords Performance for children, Puppetry
Running period 1963  


The National Library of Norway, performance program transferred to Sceneweb 21.10.2015.

Contributors (7)
Name Role
Rudyard Kipling – Author
Nina Cassian – Dramatised by
Stefan Lenkisch – Direction
Mioara Buescu – Puppet designer
Brindusa Zaita Silvestru – Puppeteer (Elefantungen (alternerte med Stamatiade))
Carmen Stamatiade – Puppeteer (Elefantungen (alternerte med Silvestru))
Mioara Buescu – Puppet maker
Performance dates
1970 National premiere, Norway
1963Tandarica Teater, Teatrul Tandarica Opening night