A "sleeping" grandmother puppet was on display for two days and after "waking up," she began touring the city with the girl and her dog Xolo, telling the story of life leading up to World War I.. Crowds watch as "The Little Giant Girl" walks through the streets of Liverpool, England, on July 25. The girl is one of three giant puppets from the French street theater company Royal de Luxe that is performing for "Memories of August 1914," to mark the centenary of the start of World War I.
. Puppeteers operate the "The Little Giant Girl."
. Spectators reach out to touch Xolo, "The Giant Dog."
. The grandmother puppet walks through the streets of Liverpool.
. "The Little Giant Girl" rides on top of a car.