The Marionette Theater was established in 1990. The founder and artistic director of the theater is Tarlan Gorchu, the Honored Art Worker of the Union of Artists of Azerbaijan. It has been operating in Icherisheher since 2016. The opera “Leyli and Majnun” by U.Hajibeyov was staged at the opening of the theater. “Arshin Mal Alan”, the first performance of the theater was shown in France, Germany, the USA, Russia, Poland, Switzerland and other countries.