Ivor Martinić's play to be premiered in France

time: 07.07.2013. - 28.07.2013.
place: Avignon
organiser: Theatre des Doms
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.

Ivor Martinić is award-winning Croatian Playwright. For his play Simply: (unhappy) he was given the Marin Drzic award (main Croatian drama award) by the Croatian Ministry of Culture. For play The Title of the Drama About Ante is Written Here  he won the Fabriqué en Croatie award by the REZ association. The play was first produced by City Theatre Split in May 2009.

About the play: 1,280 children were wounded during the Croatian War of Independence.   Written in a playfully dramatic style and based on a true story, The title of the drama About Ante is Written Here tells of one such child.   Ante turns twelve today.   Less than a year old when a missile killed his mother, can he grow up to forget the past or will his country’s history scar him forever?

(D.H., 13.06.2013)