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The Israeli Punch


Meet Pinhas!  the first ever Israeli traditional glove puppet!


A fresh, wild and funny interpertaion to the traditional european glove puppet

(Punch & Judy, Pulcinella, Guingol)

in a satirical and fast paced show about Israeli politics and society.






















With colorful characters such as

Ruthi - The Sexy Settler

Gamali - The Hungry Camel

Moshe Dayan - The Famous Army General

Yona - The Overweight Peace Dove

Adolf - The Crazy Dictator

..and many more surprises and adventures from the holy land!















































Language: Without Words


Performance Space: Both outdoor or indoor


*** Click HERE to download PDF with all information of the show ***


*** Click HERE for professional package (Hi-Res Photos, Text for Program) ***







“Funny and Fascinating”

                  Time Out Jerusalem


Festival Mondial des Theatres des Marionnettes

Charleville-Mezieres, France


Ishara Puppet Festival

New Delhi, India


International Festival of Puppet Theatre

Jerusalem, Israel


Treff Festival

Talinn, Estonia


International Puppet Theatre Festival

Holon, Israel


KoomKoom International Street Theatre Festival Jerusalem, Israel


The Big Grin Symposium

London, UK


“Ariel Doron has been reinventing tradition”

                                            Animations Online, UK





Pinhas! and Yona, the Peace Dove

Pinhas! and the Electrical Bills


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