OPENING OF THE 20th FESTIVAL MLADI LEVI

We invite you to join us at the opening of the 20th Mladi levi festival at Španski borci Culture Centre in Moste on August 18 at 8.00 pm!

The 20th festival will be opened by the international coproduction Pursuit of Happiness, created by the directors Nature Theater of Oklahoma,


Noorderzon Performing Arts Festival, Groningen, The Netherlands

Noorderzon Performing Arts Festival, Groningen, The Netherlands
17th – 27th August 2017


Teatro Niño Proletario & ESTC Students: SUL / SOUTH

5th to 9th July 2017
Teatro Maria Matos, Lisbon, Portugal

Every year, Maria Matos Theater joins the Lisbon School of Theatre and Cinema for the production and presentation of one of the creation of theatre graduate students, this year under the direction of Teatro Niño Proletario from Chile.


Topias Urbanas: ENCONTRO COM OS BAIRROS / MEETING WITH THE NEIGHBORHOODS

17th June 2017
Teatro Maria Matos, Lisbon, Portugal / Biblioteca De Marvila

Topias Urbanas is a project being undertaken with the people of Chelas, an area of Lisbon close to the Teatro Maria Matos that is composed of a group of very diverse neighbourhoods, both in terms of their urban materiality and their daily life, and is very often regarded by those who do not live there as a peripheral island in the urban fabric of the city.


Tónan Quito: FÉ, CARIDADE E ESPERANÇA DE ÖDÖN VON HORVÁTH / FAITH, HOPE AND CHARITY BY ÖDÖN VON HORVÁTH

1st June to 2nd July 2017
Teatro Maria Matos, Lisbon, Portugal (Several spaces in Lisbon)

In this comedy, Faith, Hope and Charity (1932), Ödön von Horváth shows us a mean, selfish and cynical society that is always ready to dehumanise itself in a time of material, spiritual and moral decadence.


CtC CONFERENCE in OLOMOUC

13 and 14 May 2017
Arts and Theatre Institute, Olomouc, Czech Republic
in the frame of Flora festival

In mid May 2017 CtC partner Arts and Theatre Institute organises a two day conference, that will uveal the theme of contemporary documentary theatre from different perspectives.
The conference will take place in the frame of the Flora Theatre Festival in Olomouc.


Ana Borralhi & João Galante (PT) : GATILHO DA FELICIDADE

16th – 19th March 2017
Teatro Maria Matos, Lisbon, Portugal

After the great national and international success enjoyed by “Atlas”, Ana Borralho and João Galante’s new creation, “Gatilho da Felicidade” (Trigger of Happiness), brings together a group of youngsters in a game of questions and answers about happiness. Exploring the phase of life when identities are defined and risks are taken, this performance questions whether we can really be ourselves, while enabling all those that we are not to be happy.


Rui Catalão (PT): ASSEMBLEIA

24th – 26th February 2017
Teatro Maria Matos, Lisbon, Portugal

“Assembleia” (Assembly) proceeds from a lab and role-play open to local communities to experiment and develop a project that is then presented as a performance.

Local community issues are addressed in the lab and an ‘assembly’ organised with a local group.

Each performance is directly linked with the local community’s background, history, stories and heritage, and is unique and different each time it is performed in a new context.


Filipe Melo & João Lobo (PT): 100 MOONDOG

22th December 2016
Teatro Maria Matos, Lisbon, Portugal

After “100 Cage” and “100 Ra”, in 2012 and 2014, respectively, Teatro Maria Matos open the door to another celebration, recovering the centennial of the birth of Moondog, one of the most brilliant and unexpected composers of the 20th century. To celebrate this immense legacy, Filipe Melo and João Lobo created a super project, reworking their compositions with the help of many professional musicians and an inventive ensemble of strings and blows with the participation of Orquestra Geração.


Topias Urbanas (PT): CARTOGRAFIAS DO BAIRRO

17th December 2016
Teatro Maria Matos, Lisbon, Portugal

Topias urbanas will settle for nine months in the borough of Chelas, an enormous urbanisation project in the heart of Lisbon, but socially and culturally separated from the rest of the city. “Cartografias do Bairro” (Neighborhood Cartographies) is an installation, conference room and documentation centre that will try to (re)locate this place in constant change among us.


Bunker AltArt Foundation Maria Matos Teatro Municipal Artsadmin Parc et Grande Halle de la Villette Noorderzon Performing Arts Festival Groningen Santarcangelo dei Teatri Arts and Theatre Institute Festival De Keuze / Rotterdamse Schouwburg Walking Theory

ASSOCIATED PARTNERS
Fond B92 / Cultural Center REX Balkan Express Institute for Applied Theatre Studies