Marián Pecko

As the stage and artistic director of the Puppet Theatre on the Crossroads, Marián Pecko has created around one hundred drama, puppet, opera and circus productions. He has collaborated with theatres in Slovakia (Andrej Bagar Theatre in Nitra, State Opera in Banská Bystrica, Ján Palárik Theatre in Trnava, Slovak Chamber Theatre in Martin), the Czech Republic (Klicper Theatre in Hradec Králové, Puppet Theatre in Ostrava), Poland and Hungary. He is a member of the organizing team of the Puppet Bystrica international festival. His productions have been presented at several Slovak and international festivals in the Czech Republic, Poland, Bulgaria and France. The productions he has directed in Polish puppet theatres have won a number of prestigious awards.