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Animato Black Light Theatre

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Address: Na Prikope, 852/10, Prague 11000, Czech Republic
Phone Number: 420-281932665
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Description: We would like to invite you to the unique nonverbal black theatre...
We would like to invite you to the unique nonverbal black theatre performance, which would allow you to forget a workday routine in this over mechanized world for a while.
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THE BIG MISTAKE

The Black Light Theatre ANIMATO is called now Black Light Theatre SRNEC. The street is the same: Na Prikope 10.

3 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015 NEW via mobile

The Black Light Theatre ANIMATO is called now Black Light Theatre SRNEC. The street is the same: Na Prikope 10.

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Toronto, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

This is not as bad as some of the reviews suggest, but it's not particularly good. The action is rather confused and confusing, and while the actors seem to be doing their best, the material doesn't offer the much to work with. It falls far short of the Laterna Magika show I saw in Prague 35 years ago. Spend your... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2014 via mobile

This is an interesting show with short skits. Its a tiny theatre so you are very close. It is comedic and fun to watch. Do not try too hard to figure out how it works just enjoy it!

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Aalborg, Denmark
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013 via mobile

We went to see the performance about the Beatles and yellow submarine. The story was alright but used dozen of times before - love from then till now. Young amateurs made the show and they did fairly alright but nothing made your hair rise - instead you nearly fell asleep sometimes. It lasted 1 and a half hour but that... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

I have been there with many other friends one night couple of months ago. Let's specify that we were/are all working and living here so we were not tourist and were just curious to go and have a look at this performance so "well-known" in Prague. We watched the performance about the Beatles. OMG, nothing was related to them...it seemed... More 

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Dublin, Ireland
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33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2013

According to the tour books, Black Light theatre is a Czech institution and not to be missed. We walked by one called "Rock Therapy", which claimed to be inspired by the Beatles. As I can't resist anything Beatles-like, we paid the €28 each. Once we got in, the lights went down and the show started with some slideshow similar to... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2013

I wish I had read the reviews . We wasted precious time finding the place - we got lost in the numerous streets . The show was of poor quality to say the least . It was a last minute choice because our jazz cruise was cancelled (due to heavy rains) and a very poor choice . The show was... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

Just another "black light theatre" for tourists in the notorious Karlova Street. Dont expect much and you wont be disappointed...

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Jyvaskyla, Finland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

This theatre is one of most active to advertise itself. Maybe bells should ring if this is needed. Anyhow we tried and noted that if you compare ticket prices it does not give value for your money(550KR). Anyhow if you do not find others this is good experience to understand this cultural speciality. Story was about beatles and some dancers... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

Your in Prague. A city of beauty. And as we were coming out of the restaurant in the municipal building (Art Nouveau). There was jazz concert there. Tomorrow the orchestra. The next day the ballet. I tell you this because there are so many better choices then mediocre mime and repetitious black light dancing. The theatre is cramped, the chairs... More 

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