Saturday, February 23, 2013

Spejbl & Hurvínek - a comic duo

Last day I was walking in F'hain and I've passed by this restaurant window, tooking this photos for fun and also cause I've found interesting how you can melt together love poetry and nazi-time.
Thanks to my friend Jörg Falland, I've found the history of this image.

Spejbl & Hurvínek is a Czech puppet comedy duo from the 1920's, throughout the years these two characters have gained international success. They have released many comedy albums, and had their own television show as well as a theater was establish and dedicated to them, in 1930.
They were very famous in the DDR time, with pieces for childen but for adults as well, the songs are a mixture of grotesque humor and satire everyday.

More infos: WIKI