16th June to 8th July 2018
Teatro Maria Matos, Lisbon, Portugal

The migratory experience, in its most varied facets and in the way in which it has given rise to policies of reception or exclusion, is a reality that we will be turning the attention of Teatro Maria Matos to in the months of June and July.

Brett Bailey/Third World Bunfight: SANCTUARY

19th to 24th June 2018
Teatro Maria Matos, Lisbon, Portugal
South African director Brett Bailey has been raising questions about racism and post-colonialism for years. His new work, Sanctuary, is an immersive journey into the surreal terrain of the European Union in crisis, as xenophobia and populism flourish and as surveillance and border controls expand.


28th June to 4th July 2018
Teatro Maria Matos, Lisbon, Portugal

“Provisional Figures” is a name used in statistical studies to classify migrants whose situation and status have not yet been defined in the country to which they have emigrated. It is curious to note that, in English, the word “figure” can refer simultaneously to a number or to an important person who, in this case, occupies a provisional place.

Mammalian Diving Reflex: All the Sex I’ve Ever Had

24th and 25th August 2018
Bunker, Ljubljana, Slovenia

In August 2018 the International Mladi levi festival and Bunker will present a Create to Connect project: All the Sex I’ve Ever Had by the Canadian group Mammalian Diving Reflex.

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