Punch and Judy in town this week-end !

Punch & Judy is a traditional and popular puppet show featuring Mr Punch and his wife, Judy. The performance consists of a sequence of short scenes, performed by a single puppeteer inside the booth (known since Victorian times as a “Professor” or “Punchman”). Currently emblematic British character’s, Punch and Judy show actually has roots in the 16th century Italian commedia dell’arte (and then Punch derives from the famous Pulcinella, anglicized to “Punchinello”, or “Polichinelle” in …

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