Within the international co-production project Parallel Lives – 20th Century through the Eyes of Secret Police, the International Theatre Festival Divadelná Nitra 2013 presented six productions: from The Czech Republic, Germany, Hungary, Poland, Romania and from Slovakia.
Two exhibitions, organized within the International Theatre Festival project Parallel Lives Plus were accessible to 20th October. The first one was the re-installation of the exhibition named Top Secret by Nation’s Memory Institute, which was opened at 19th September, in the areas of Nitra Museum. The exhibition describes the origin, structure, staffing and operation of the State Security (ŠtB) in Slovakia in 1945 – 1989.
The Festival opened with great success at the big hall of the Andrej Bagar Theatre in Nitra with the original French production Suite No. 1 “ABC” for 22 performers and the conductor of the Encyclopedia of Speech project, and attended by Mr. Marek Maďarič, Minister of Culture of the Slovak Republic.
Divadelná Nitra will present their international and world premieres. The stories of a psychiatrist, young rebel, secretly ordained priest, dissident or bricklayer – true stories of people whose lives definitely changed due to the communist regime, will be brought on stage at the Divadelná Nitra,
Spectators will have a chance to see 13 unique works from the Czech Republic, Croatia, France, Hungary, Germany, Poland, Romania, Slovenia, as well as Slovakia.
Real stories of real people with their real protagonists up there on the stage. One of the peak moments of the main festival programme of the Divadelná Nitra, taking place between 27 September and 2 October 2013, will be the Slovenian production entitled 25,671.
Past traumas, as well as moral boundaries will be explored on the festival stages of the Divadelná Nitra 2013 in Slovak productions. The biggest theatre festival in Slovakia will take place from 27 September to 2 October in Nitra and its main programme will feature four interesting domestic works.
Matthias Lilienthal's X Apartments in Košice 26th - 29th September
Theatre fans who do not want to miss top European and domestic productions at the 22nd edition of the International Theatre Festival Divadelná Nitra can purchase their tickets starting August 26.
L’Encyclopédie de la parole offers to 11 guests from Slovakia to join the 11 actors on stage and perform as a choir around 12 documents. Be one of these guests!