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The Eleventh TESZT for Theatre Lovers

The Euroregional Theatre Festival Timișoara – TESZT – will be organised by Csiky Gergely Hungarian State Theatre during May 20th-27th 2018 in the theatre’s halls and the performance hall of the Military Circle. This year’s selection presents conventional and alternative theatre formats, contemporary dance, performances based on video-mapping, a multimedia installation, aiming to capture current relevant tendencies on the European stages.
 

Even though TESZT’s primary objective is to function as a showcase for the best performances produced recently in the Euroregion DKMT, with special focus on Hungary and the former Yugoslav countries, TESZT 2018 continues the tradition and also invites performances and artists from Western Europe. We encourage dialogue, that is why we maintain the TESZT custom and every performance will be followed by a discussion with the artists so that the audience can ask questions and get acquainted with the process of creating a performance. The festival will also include a contemporary dance workshop coordinated by Toula Limnaios and the dancers from cie.toula limnaios, Berlin.
 

The novelty of this edition is the „Xtensions” section, which will be implemented together with our partners, the Association Timisoara European Capital of Culture 2021, presenting free-access performances, mostly in open-air spaces.
 

The detailed programme will be published soon, once the ticket sales begin. Here you can find the performances selected for the eleventh edition of TESZT.


 

The main selection

 

Csiky Gergely Hungarian State Theatre Timișoara

Jörg Graser: Rabenthal

Directed by Radu Afrim

 

Qendra Multimedia, Pristina (Kosovo)

Jeton Neziraj: a play with four actors and some pigs and some cows and some horses and a prime minister and a milka cow and some local and international inspectors

Directed by Blerta Neziraj

 

Bitef Theatre / CzkTivat/ Maszk / Think Tank Studio (Serbia-Hungary-Montenegro)

Jami District

Directed by Kokan Mladenović

 

Subotica National Theatre, Hungarian Company (Serbia)

Ingrid Lausund: Slipped Disk

Directed by Veljko Mićunović

 

Trafó / Secret Company / Füge Production, Budapest (Hungary)

Tomfairy

Directed by: Kárpáti Péter

 

cie. toula limnaios (Germany)

tempus fugit

Concept / Choreography: Toula Limnaios

 

Ioan Slavici Classical Theatre, Arad (Romania)

Our Town

Directed by Cristian Ban

 

Oriantheatre (France)

KA-F-KA

Choreography: Mehdi Farajpour

 

Kosztolányi Dezső Theatre, Subotica (Serbia)

A Cloud in Trousers

Directed by Kokan Mladenović

 

Csiky Gergely Hungarian State Theatre Timișoara

Patrick Ellsworth: Dancer in the Dark

Directed by Kocsárdi Levente

A musical composed by Vlaicu Golcea

 

Jászai Mari Theatre, Tatabánya (Hungary)

Tadeusz Słobodzianek: Our Class

Directed by Guelmino Sándor

 

Toša Jovanović National Theatre, Zrenjanin (Serbia)

Zrenjanin

Directed by Boris Liješević

 

Reflektor Theatre / E8 / Bitef Theatre (Serbia)

Macho Men

Concept: Milena Bogavac and Vojislav Arsić

 

Two Destination Language (Scotland-Bulgaria)

Near Gone

Devised by Katherina Radeva and Alister Lownie

 

Marco Chenevier/ALDES (Italy)

This Work About the Orange

Author:/By Marco Chenevier

 

F.A.C.E. Szabó Visual Performing Arts Ensemble (Gеrmany)

Coming Out. Homage to P. P. Pasolini

Directed by Szabó Kristóf

 

Veronika Szabó (Hungary)

Queendom

Directed by Veronika Szabó

 

Szkéné Theatre, Budapest (Hungary)

Háy János: Difficult

Directed by Bérczes László

 

Koreja Theatre, Lecce (Italy)

Frame

Design and creation by Alessandro Serra

 

Ivo Dimchev (Bulgaria)

Sculptures

Concept: Ivo Dimchev

 

The Xtensions Programme

 

SCHUBERTY KRAHL BAUER (Germany)

Anima

Concept: Rike Schuberty, Simon Krahl, Simon Bauer

 

Los INnato (Spain)

NO/Nato

Concept: Marko Fonseca and Raúl Martínez

 

Bram Gaafland (Netherlands)

The Yelling Kitchen Prince

Concept: Bram Gaafland

 

Solidart Association Timișoara (Romania)

Another Happy Day

Written and directed by: Andrei Ursu

 



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