19th to 22nd August 2017
The Old Power Station – Elektro Ljubljana, Ljubljana, Slovenia

Tania El Khoury works in Beirut and London, creating interactive installations and performances in which the audience is an active collaborator. She is currently finishing a PhD on the political potential of interactivity. She particularly looks at live art after the Arab uprisings. Tania is a co-founder of the urban research and live art collective Dictaphone Group.

Ivana Müller: PARTITUUR (FR, HR)

August 19 and 20, 2017
Projektni prostor DUM, Ljubljana, Slovenia

With her fourth appearance at the festival, we can really call Ivana Müller a Mladi levi artist. Every time, she succeeds in preserving her poetics, which is based on a dance‑theatre approach with a good sense of different narratives and humor, and with sophisticated ideas that often begin with a single thought, such as »how heavy are my thoughts«.


August 18, 2017
Španski borci, Ljubljana, Slovenia

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,

Buning & Van Wijk: SLA DOOD!

23th – 27 th August 2017
Boerderij Reitdiep Hoogeweg 13, Groningen, Netherlands

Sla Dood! investigates the disconcerting and forgotten history of Harmen Schoenmaker. In 1535, this Mennonite inhabitant of the Groningen village ’t Zandt proclaimed himself God the Father. This led to thousands of people shedding their clothes in the middle of the winter for him in ecstasy.

Tin Men & The Telephone: WORLD DOMINATION

19th August 2017
Spiegeltent, Noorderplantsoen, Groningen, Netherlands

A jazz concert, but different. Amsterdam musical group Tin Men & The Telephone love to do things with a bit of a twist.

Benjamin Vandewalle: WALKING THE LINE

19th – 20th August 2017
Grand Theatre, Grote Markt, Groningen, Netherlands

Have you ever measured a room in footsteps or estimated the size of a crowd using yourself as starting point? Belgian choreographer Benjamin Vandewalle based his project Walking the Line on such relationships between our bodies and the space surrounding us.

600 Highwaymen: THE FEVER

17th – 18th August 2017
Ophelia Tent, Noorderplantsoen, Groningen, Netherlands

600 HIGHWAYMEN has become a Noorderzon mainstay because the group guarantees remarkable theatre in seek of authenticity on stage.

Teatro Instabile Di Aosta: QUINTETTO

17th and 18th August 2017
Ophelia Tent, Noorderplantsoen, Groningen, Netherlands

In times of budget cuts in the arts, it is sometimes dificult to get the proper funding for a performance. What to do if a quintet is too expensive and you can only bring one artist?

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.

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

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