Iraqi dancers touched by war. Divadelná Nitra will focus on the theme of immigration

He has run from war in the Middle East, but some of his co-workers lost their lives. Director Anmar Taha of Iraque origin will bring a suggestive production to Divadelná Nitra: Pillars of Blood. In the era of the biggest migration wave in Europe since the 2nd World War, the Slovak spectators will be able to see within the main programme also the French production Suddenly the Night which speaks in a unique form about the actual dangers of terrorism or global epidemics.

Slovak productions at Festival: About the birth of extremism as well as about the times of communism

The authors of Slovak productions will tell the spectators of the 25th jubilee year of the International Festival Divadelná Nitra, which will take place during September 23–28, 2016, about the fate of the wife of a stubborn Marxist and about a deep communism; about a woman who had been terrorizing her neighbours and about the beginning of an extremism; about the pleasure-seeking people in their thirties and about the contemporary European consumerism; but also about a small-town identity and about Slovakia.

The tickets for the jubilee 25th Divadelná Nitra are already for sale!

Theatre fans who don´t want to miss interesting productions of the jubilee 25th year of the International Festival Divadelna Nitra can start buying the tickets. 6-days theatre marathon will be held during September 23–28, 2016. The main programme will offer 11 productions from 7 countries on 4 stages and one production within the Festival Plus in a circus tent. The theme of the Festival: Ode to Joy? (past – present – future). 

Prestigious German theatre to open Divadelná Nitra 2016!

Loud appeal for peace from the Ukrainian capital, a confession of one of the major Nazi criminals, a testimony of Iraqi artists affected by the war, or a story of materialistic life of contemporary European middle class – all that and more will be brought on stage by the International Theatre Festival Divadelná Nitra. The jubilee 25th edition will be held from 23 to 28 September 2016. Through complementary arts exhibitions and public discussions, the Festival will further ask whether Europe is capable of coming to terms with the legacy of the past, how does she face the challenges of the day and what is her future. The theme of the 2016 edition is Ode to Joy? (past – present – future). 

300-thousand viewers and 400 productions from 30 countries. Divadelná Nitra celebrates 25 years

Theatre: non-traditional, provocative, inspiring; classical, documentary, political, dance and performative; from the West and the East. Theatre of emerging stars and the established names. All this has been brought by Divadelná Nitra, Slovakia's major international theatre festival over the past quarter of a century. Themed Ode to Joy? (past – present – future) the Festival holds its 25th jubilee edition from 23 to 28 September 2016.

Divadelná Nitra enters the 25th year with the Ode to Joy

Already in a few days, Slovakia will become the center of attention of the representation of many European countries – because of its presidency of the Council of the European Union. Already in a few months, Nitra will become the center of the presentation of the contemporary European art – it will host the 25th year of the most significant international theatre festival in Slovakia – the International Theatre Festival Divadelná Nitra. 

V4@THEATRE RESIDENCY 2016 OPEN CALL

We are announcing an open call for young theatre critics from the Czech Republic, Hungary, Poland, Ukraine, Moldova, Belorussia and Slovakia to take part in the V4@THEATRE RESIDENCY 2016. 6-day residency under the mentorship of Patrice Pavis (France) at the Divadelná Nitra International Theatre Festival 2016 open to young theatre critics from the Visegrad Group countries and Ukraine, Moldova, Belorussia and up to 35 years of age.

Divadelná Nitra enters the 25th year with the Ode to Joy

Already in a few days, Slovakia will become the center of attention of the representation of many European countries – because of its presidency of the Council of the European Union. Already in a few months, Nitra will become the center of the presentation of the contemporary European art – it will host the 25th year of the most significant international theatre festival in Slovakia – the International Theatre Festival Divadelná Nitra. 

THREE MAJOR CHILDREN AWARDS OF THE PROJECT A TULIP FOR YOU

May 2016. International Film Festival for Children and Youth, Zlín 2016

The art competition Joy to Create for visually impaired children, which is the accompanying event of the International Film Festival for Children and Youth Zlín 2016, ended up with the participants of the project awarded with three major prizes.
 

Discussion With President of Slovak Republic in Nitra!

We were invited to a meeting of president of Slovak Republic Andrej Kiska with personalities of The Nitra Region, which took place on February 4, 2016 in The Nitra Gallery. There was a discussion on the priorities of the president about the future direction of Slovakia - on health and education. And we added a culture :) Photo attached below!

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