Miro Gavran to have eight premieres in eight countries
In the next two months, the Croatian playwright Miro Gavran will have eight theatrical premieres in eight different countries. This rich theatrical series starts on November 6th with the premiere of Gavran's drama "All About Men", in the famous Russian theater RED TORCH from Novosibirsk, and directed by Konstantin Kolesnik.
Funny Monster in Bitola
Performance Funny Monster by Theatre Mala scena has been selected in the official competitive program of 4th Bitolino Theater Festival in Macedonia. Funny Monster will be performed on 7 August at10 am.
Theatre Mala scena premieres in Mexico City
Theatre piece Las fantástica historia de la señorita Ofelia by Theatre Mala scena will be performed on 8 August on the stage of Teatro El Galeón (Centro Cultural del Bosque) u Mexico City. The piece is a free adaptaion of Ophelia's Shadow Theatre by Michael Ende.
Ballet of the CNT is giving guest performances at Teatro Verdi in Trieste
From April 22 to April 27 six performances of Six Antique Epigraphs; In Black and White / The Rite of Spring will be performed at the Teatro Verdi in Trieste, where The Rite of Spring will be accompanied by the Orchestra del Teatro Lirico Giuseppe Verdi di Trieste conducted by Mladen Tarbuk.
Tea Tupajić to partake artist-in–residence program in Berlin
Theatre director Tea Tupajić partakes from 9 to 22 December in the programme of the international research residence at Tanzfabrik Berlin (APAP Production Studio) within the project by Culture of Change – Student Centre titled APAP – Performative Europe.
'On The Other Side' in France
Theatre piece by Bobo Jelčić and Nataša Rajković 'On The Other Side' made in the production of Zagreb Youth Theatre will have guest appearances at the Festival Mettre en Scene in Rennes between 21 and 23 November.
INK Pula & HNK Varaždin in Maribor
Ranko Marinković's play 'Gloria' directed by Damir Zlatar Frey made in the coproduction by INK Theatre Pula and National Theatre House from Varaždin will have guest appearance on 21 November at the Slovene National Theatre in Maribor.
Couples to be premiered in Lithuania
Miro Gavran's drama "Couples" will be premiered on September 25th at the Drama Theater Klaipeda in Klaipeda, Lithuania. The play was translated into Lithuanian by Vytas Dekšnys, and directed by Ramune Kudzmanaite, while the main roles are performed by Valentina Leonevičiute, Rimantas Pelakauskas, Regina Šaltenyte, Vidas Jočys, Renata Idzelyte and Liudas Vyšniauskas.
Play Dr. Freud's Patient to be premiered in Kosovo
Miro Gavran's drama "Dr. Freud's Patient" will be premiered on September 13th in the Professional Theater of Gnjilane in Gnjilane, Kosovo. The play was translated into Albanian by Ernest Zymberi, and directed by Erson Zymberi, while the main roles are performed by Muharem Sylejmani, Mejrema Barish and Ali Demi.
ZKM with Yellow Line in Portugal
Zagreb Youth Theatre will present their theatre play Yellow Line by J. Zeh & C. Roos and directed by Ivica Buljan on 15 July at the International Theatre Festival Almada in Lisabon.
International Children's Festival Šibenik
The International Children's Festival is set to take place this year between 22th June and 7th July in the city of Sibenik. All the Sibenik streets, stairs, squares, passages, the waterfront, parks, the Cathedral and the theater belong to the numerous stages which become lively and busy during summer time at the unique world performance, the International Children's Festival.
Ivor Martinić's play to be premiered in France
Ivor Martinić's play 'The Title of the Drama About Ante is Written Here' will be premiered and performed from 7 to 28 July at Theatre des Doms in Avignon within a theatre festival that presents a selection of contemporary Belgium Theatre production. The festivals runs during the famous Avignon Theatre Festival.
Oliver Frljić @ Wiener Festwochen 2013
Oliver Frljić's theatre piece Mrzim istinu! / I Hate the Truth! made in the production of Zagreb based &td Theatre will have its Austrian premiere on 18, 19 and 20 May within the programme of Wiener Festwochen 2013.
Oliver Frljić in Ljubljana
Director Oliver Frljić recently premiered his latest production 'Christmas at the Ivanov’s' by Alexander Vvedensky at Slovensko narodno gledališče Drama in Ljubljana. This is the first collaboration berween Friljić and SNG Drama.
ZKM presented in Maribor
Zagreb Youth Theatre – ZKM presented this week "The Idiot" by Fyodor Dostoevsky directed by Ivan Popovski in Slovene National Theatre, Maribor.
9th Fair of Culture
SC – Culture of Change in Zagreb is organising the annual Fair of Culture which is set to take place from 13 to 16 December offering a large scale of performances, workshops, concerts, exhibitions, etc.
ZeKaeM in France and US
Zagreb Youth Theatre just started its international theatre tour with their successful performances: The Store Window by Nataša Rajković and Bobo Jelčić, Emperor of Loss by Jan Fabre and A Letter to Heiner Müller by Bojan Đorđev.
Writer Neven Ušumović presented in Novi Sad
Umag based writer Neven Ušumović presented his latest book Birds of Paradise and 'Lapis Histriae' literary contest for short story on Sunday at the Youth Center CK13 in Novi Sad. The presentation was moderated by activist and writer Bojan Krivokapić.
Over 45,000 Croatians at Theatre Night
Theatre Night, which was held in the night between 17 and 18 November in about 30 towns around Croatia with 83 theatres opening their doors to the public for free or at a discount price, attracted over 45,000 visitors.
Balkan Performing Arts Network at Cinars in Montreal
A new international platform of the Perforations Festival and the Domino association – the Balkan Performing Arts Network, which also includes organizations from Slovenia (Bunker – Mladi Levi festival and Serbia (Dom omladine Beograd), after Korea visited the Canadian Cinars conference, which lasted of 12 to 18 November this year.
Infertile - a theatre triptych premiered in Maribor
Trafik's latest production Infertile - a theatre triptych was premiered last week in Maribor within event Maribor - European Capital of Culture 2012. The piece is collaboration between KUD Borza and Trafik with many featuring guests.
Theatre Night in Croatia
Theatre Night, which starts in the early hours and goes on late into the night, will be held on 17 November in about 30 towns around Croatia with more than 80 theatres opening their doors to the public for free or at a discount price, the Culture Ministry announced on Friday.
Superhero in Hong Kong
Performance Superhero, written by Russian playwright Mikhail Bartenev and directed by Ivica Šimić, by Theatre Mala scena will be in the programme of the Mingri Theatre in Hong Kong from 22 October to 6 November. There will be 22 performances only in Hong Kong, after whick the company plans to visit Guangzhou, China.
IETM Autumn Plenary Meeting in Zagreb
IETM co-organisers in Zagreb and the IETM Secretariat in Brussels are announcing IETM’s Autumn Plenary Meeting in Zagreb, 25 - 28 October 2012.
Forecasting @ Festival d' Automne
Performance Forecasting by Barbara Matijević and Giuseppe Chico will be the first perfromative event within the series of cultural events tiled 'Croatie, la voici' at the Festival d' Automne in Paris between 26 and 29 September.
Miro Gavran's comedy premiered during August in Hyderabad, India
The Croatian writer Miro Gavran's comedy, My Wife's Husband, was premiered in the SIFAR Theatre's production in the Indian city of Hyderabad on August 19th. The play has been translated into the Hindi language by Feroze Ahmed, and the leading roles will be played by Prakash Phadnis and Feroze Ahmed.
Pink Book of Dreams by Mala scena presented in Macedonia
Pink Book of Dreams, directed by Ivica Šimić in the production of Zagreb based Theatre Mala scena was presented between 5 and 8 August within the programme of International Children Theatre Festival Buitolino in Bitola, Macedonia.
Mala scena with Baukach in Japan
Theatre Mala scena has participated in the programme of Kijimuna Festival in Okinawa, Japan. The festival took place from 28 July to 5 August
Mala scena has a world premiere in Korea
Theatre Mala scena is partaking the largest international cooperation theatre projects for children and young audiences in 2012: Patchwork Family - ASSITEJ International Project, that includes theatres and theatre festivals in Europe (Austria, Croatia, Russia) and Asia (Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong and Taiwan).
New York City premiere of "The Doll" by Miro Gavran on June 22
Miro Gavran's play “The Doll” will be premiered in New York on June 22nd by Storefront & Bench Production with The Local Theatre Present at the Gallery MC in the West End. The translation into English was done by Nina H. Kay-Antoljak. Sanja Bestić is directing and the members of the cast are Anna-Nora Bernstein and Chris Batstone. This premiere in New York will be the first performance of the play in the United States.
The Store Window performed in Germany
The performance by the Zagreb Youth Theatre (ZKM) 'The Store Window', directed by Nataša Rajković and Bobo Jelčić was presented at 6th June during the International Theatre Festival - Theaterformen which took place in the German city of Braunschweig.
'Palle Alone In The World' to be performed in Berlin
Theatre Mala scena will have a guest performance with theatre piece 'Palle Alone In The World' on May 13, 13h, at the Zuw Wulle Hall in Berlin. The performance has been presented so far at many international theatre festivals in Croatia, German and English language.
Ivica Šimić directing The Tempest in Taiwan
The play by William Shakespeare The Tempest directed by Ivica Šimić from Mala scena Theatre will be premiered on April 20 (7.30pm) in the Song Song Song Theatre in Taipei.
Rijeka City Puppet Theatre in Maribor
Rijeka City Puppet Theatre will have guest appearance on 21 and 22 April in Maribor with the performance Nightingale directed by Lary Zappia within the programme Maribor – European Capital of Culture. The company will also perform the same piece at the World Puppetry Festival UNIMA 2012 in China.
'This Could Be My Street' in Berlin
ZeKaEm – Zagreb Youth Theatre will have guest appearance on April 18 and 19 in Theater an der Parkaue, Berlin with its performance 'This Could Be My Street'.
Miro Gavran's play to be premiered in Antwerpen
Miro Gavran's play 'Chekhov Says Good-Bye To Tolstoy' will be premiered on 12 April at Teater Aan De Strom at in Antwerpen. The play was translated by Bob Snijers who also directs the theatre piece.
Tea Tupajić to hold a lecture in Uppsala
Theatre director Tea Tupajic will hold a lecture entitled "The immunity of art" at the International Performing Arts Festival TUPP in Uppsala, Sweden on 14 March.
'Parachutists' performed in Honk Kong
Performance by Mala scena ‘Parachutists or about the Art of Falling’ was premiered last weekend (17 March) in Honk Kong’s Theatre Ming. This is not their first appearance in Asia, the company already presented the same theatre piece to the audience in Japan and Taiwan in last two years.
Theatre Žar ptica in New York
Theatre Žar ptica will give two performances on 17 March at the Bohemian Nationall Hall in New York City. First the company will perform at 5pm its theatre piece The Wonderful World of Numbers, and in the evening (8pm) the play Diva.