Lime green cotton curtains slide across a wooden rod and open to reveal the puppet show ! There is another wooden rod supporting the middle of the theatre. A rod covered with red cotton across the top of theatre for hanging with a loop at either end. Brightly coloured parrots adorn the Theatre.
Measuring 75 cms high 62cms wide
Handmade and purchased from the fair trade organization, YWCA Craft Centre, Bangladesh. The YWCA Craft centres are located in the capital Dhaka, and also in Kalijong and Savar villages. About 450 ladies, many uneducated and previously destitute are employed by the YWCA. Benefits include a compulsory 10% savings programme, interest free loans and health and legal support.