Live through the day of a homeless person or train your ideological gymnastics

Outspoken and original productions addressing our society’s problems, pushing at the boundaries of traditional drama. Theatre companies from Hungary and Germany will appear at the International Theatre Festival Divadelná Nitra (27 September – 2 October 2019) to confront audiences with the limits imposed on the freedoms of vulnerable classes of society and the abuse of national pride.   “Re-evaluation…

The festival of freedom in the theatre and on the streets

Along with the productions within the main programme, Divadelná Nitra presents a range of off-programme events reflecting the Festival leitmotif: faces freedom. Festival visitors will have an opportunity to speak with interesting guests about (un)freedom when saving the Earth, or – in the Public Livingroom – about freedom of religion, as well as .pod lampou about the…

We are honoured to have known You and Your work…

It is with deep sadness and regret that we have learned of yesterday’s passing of director Eimuntas Nekrošius from the MENO FORTAS Theatre in Vilnius, Lithuania. A remarkable , director and actor. His productions regularly earned him awards at many local and international theatre forums. We were fortunate to witness his extraordinary work at the…

Honour for Darina Kárová

On 8 January 2019 in Bratislava,President Andrej Kiska awarded highest national honours for the final time in office. These were conferred onto 30 personalities – 15 women and 15 men. Among these was Darina Kárová, who was awarded the Order of Ľudovít Štúr I. Class for outstanding merits in developing the field of culture and performing arts and for…