International Theatre Kingfestival



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Country and Region RussiaNorth-Western Federal District
Type of Festival Dance, Drama
Location of Festival Velikiy Novgorod, North-Western Federal District, Russia
Festival Contact Information

International Theatre Kingfestival
Novgorod Theater for children and youth “Mali”
Pr. Mira 32 A
Velikiy Novgorod 173025
Russia
Email: kingfestival@gmail.com

Festival Description

XII International Theatre Kingfestival will take place in Velikiy Novgorod, Russia - April 25-29, 2013. It is a biennale festival and it became major international event in cultural sphere. Organizer of the festival is Novgorod Theatre for Children and Youth “Mali”, member of ASSITEJ and IETM and Theatre Union of Russia. In 2013 a great range of contemporary theatrical productions based on mythology, national epic and legends will be present again as a center of the festival program. The program consists of performances for children and adults in the genres of drama, contemporary dance and puppetry. The festival will present the best productions from Russia, Hungary, Switzerland, Latvia, Estonia, Lithuania, Poland, Italy, Czech Republic, Japan, South Korea, Belgium, Denmark on the theatrical venues all over the city.

An international discussion laboratory “Young critics is a future of theatre” is a special project of the festival that unites young theater experts from various universities and colleges of Russia, Estonia, Latvia, Poland and Finland. It is a great opportunity for youth to discuss theatrical performances and innovative theatrical forms of Russian and foreign directors and to open discussion about new forms ad methods. From 2007 the festival - is a space, where young critics and theater experts from different countries could participate in discussions of creative program.

Beside the main program, the festival will present special events as a “Swiss Posters” - exhibition of Swiss theatre playbills from different theatres for children and youth, workshops and meetings with festival programmers of different countries.

Festival Dates April 25 - 29, 2013
Festival Links http://www.kingfestival.ru

Festival Story:

The Festival was founded in 1992 and became a platform for research, innovations and experiments in the genre of fairy tale, legend and myth. The Festival presents new theatre productions based on myth and fairy tale of all theatre disciplines: drama, puppetry, movement, contemporary dance and other kinds of performing arts. Festival aims at bringing high quality artistic works for young audience and for adults.

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Photo slideshow credits:
  • In order of appearance
    • “Odissey”, Novgorod Theatre Mali at International Theatre Kingfestival
    • Swiss Pan Theatre (Velikiy Novgorod, Russia), at International Theatre Kingfestival. Photographer Vladimir Kupriyanov
    • Novgorod Theatre Mali (Velikiy Novgorod, Russia), at International Theatre Kingfestival
    • Valmiera Drama Theatre (Velikiy Novgorod, Russia), at International Theatre Kingfestival. Photographer Anna Vashilo
    • “Odissey”, Novgorod Theatre Mali (Novgorod, Russia) at International Theatre Kingfestival
Venues:
  • International Theatre Kingfestival, Novgorod Theater for children and youth “Mali”
    Pr. Mira 32 A,
    Velikiy Novgorod, Russia, 173025
    Phone: (7) 8162-65-34-24
    Fax: (7) 8162-65-54-53
    Email: mtheater@mail.natm.ru, or
    kingfestival@rambler.ru
    http://www.kingfestival.ru

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    Novgorod Theater for children and youth “Mali”
    Pr. Mira 32 A,
    Velikiy Novgorod, Russia, 173025
    Phone: (7) 8162-65-34-24
    Fax: (7) 8162-65-54-53
    Email: mtheater@mail.natm.ru, or
    kingfestival@rambler.ru

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