24-31 October 2009, Omsk, Russia. Application deadline: 30 April 2009
First edition of the festival was in 2002. The festival invokes to support initiative and search for new artistic forms of young theatre companies. Festival program includes performances as well as workshops for directors and playwrights, platform sessions and panel discussions with the participation of theatre professionals and analysts – philosophers, psychologists, culture experts, sociologists.
The aim of the festival is to search for, to support and to promote the most interesting theatre projects, that faciliate the development of theatre as an art and as a form of communication.
Theatre companies that exist no more than 20 years are invited to participate. The artistic committee of the festival selects production after watching the performance either on the DVD or in the theatre (after conforming it with the theatre company). Initial applications for participation should be sent to the organizing committee of the Festival by fax or e-mail. In return the organizing committee will send out all necessary documents (including registration form) to all applicants. Please send your applications till the 30th of April, 2009.
Additional information is available at www.omsknet.ru/5ththeatre
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