Tbilisi International Festival of Theatre - Georgian Showcase, 4 - 8 October 2016
Invitation to Kote Marjanishvili State Drama Theatre and Tbilisi International Festival of Theatre – Georgian Showcase
Workshops for Ukrainian and Moldavian artists and theatre makers
Established in 2009, Tbilisi International Festival of Theatre aims to attract creative, challenging and innovative artists, from the Far East to the Far West – it builds a bridge between European and Asian Theatre. The festival is a place of great discoveries of new theatre, artists, ideas and a place for the establishment of important relationships with new contacts and partners.
With its history of artistic collaborations, exchanges, invitations, tours and establishing new relations, the Georgian Showcase is one of the basic programs of Tbilisi International Festival of Theatre with the aim to promote Georgian theatre and its integration within the world cultural network. To a number of Georgian Companies and artists the Georgian Showcase is the opportunity to build new relationships, create co-productions, tours and exchange artists; while for international guests it is a discovery of new possibilities for their programming and future plans. The program includes theatre, new writing; movement and contemporary dance - new experiences and creative forms of making theatre in more than 25 performances from Tbilisi and its regions.
In the frame of the Georgian Showcase, 5 young artists and theatre makers from Ukraine and Moldavia are invited to participate in a scholarship program at the Tbilisi International Festival of Theatre to follow workshops, get an insight into the different festival direction areas and see the performances of both the Georgian Showcase and the International program
From 4th – 8th October 2016, the selected scholars have the opportunity to meet and establish important connections with theatre professionals from Georgia and other Eastern European countries, to exchange work experience and to work on further collaborations regarding a Ukrainian and Eastern European theatre showcase.
Download the call for application and application form on the right of this page.