PREVIOUS WINNERS | 2007: Paul Potts - singer | 2008: George Sampson - dancer | 2009: Diversity - dance troupe | 2010: Spelbound - gymnastic troupe | 2011: Jai McDowall - singer | 2012: Ashleigh and Pudsey - dog trick act | 2013: Attraction - shadow theatre
group | 2014: Collabro - musical theatre group | 2015: Jules & Matisse - dog trick act | 2016: Richard Jones - magician | 2017: Tokio Myers - pianist THEY came in their thousands to take the first tenative steps in their hunt for fame and glory.
He has illustrated books by celebrated authors and published books on the Hellenic folk tradition and the shadow theatre
This year, the shadow theatre
will enthrall all age groups with exciting stories presented in a most innovative manner, creating a sense of suspense and expectation.
The highlights of the celebrations include a series of mesmerising shadow theatre
performances based on the Tales of the Arabian Nights.
Aimed at children aged five to 10, the show uses puppetry, projection and shadow theatre
to entertain, inspire and educate.
The three-day festival with shadow theatre
, puppet making, calligraphy workshops, cultural sessions and private book reading sessions from prominent Emirati authors offered a new experience to families.
The shadow theatre
is much of a stage to express ideas and experiences within human notions.
A two-day training on the advanced techniques of shadow theatre
was also conducted for Y-Peer Oman, a global network of young people supported by UNFPA who volunteer to educate their peers about youth-relevant issues.
Muscat: An advanced puppet shadow theatre
workshop was conducted for the Ministry of Social Development's counsellors to help them create awareness on social issues.
Oregon Shadow Theatre
- "Jack and the Dragon" show for children will be presented at 1 p.
00 Popular children's story told through shadow theatre
, music and digital projection.
Other past winners include singers Susan Boyle and Paul Potts, dance troupes Diversity and Spelbound, and shadow theatre