On behalf of the organizers of the International Theatre Festival “Belaya Vezha” (White Tower) – Brest Regional Executive Committee, Brest City Executive Committee, Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Belarus, Brest Academic Drama Theatre – we are delighted to announce that the XXII International Theatre Festival “Belaya Vezha” will be held 8-16 September, 2017.
The International Theatre Festival “Belaya Vezha” (White Tower) is a forum where theatre groups from all over the world can come together and by means of theatrical art examine their perceptions of universal themes, stimulate social dialogue, deepen human connections and foster greater understanding between individuals and cultures.
The Festival has been held since 1996 when it gathered theatres from 6 countries. Over the 20-year history it has become a vital showcase for national and international arts and firmly established as Belarusian leading theatre festival. Artists and companies from 57 countries of the world have already participated in the Forum with more than 550 performances, each September producing a stunning week of cultural activity and celebration in Brest.
The 8-day festival program combines the whole spectrum of dramatic art: classic drama, modern experimental drama, performances of the puppet theatres, various street performances, dance theatres, etc.
We are happy to announce that the applications are open and would be glad to see you in Brest in September 2017.
Festival Director Alexandr Kozak
THE XXII INTERNATIONAL THEATRE FESTIVAL “BELAYA VEZHA”
8-16 SEPTEMBER, 2017 BREST, BELARUS.
Conditions of Participation
The Festival programme includes
theatre performances based on world and national classic dramaturgy
Each company should fill in the application form and send a full recording of the performance on CD/DVD or give the link to viewload the full recording of the performance on the Internet.
The deadline for the applications is 03.04.2017.
3. Accommodation, meals
The participants stay in single and double rooms at the hotel “Intourist”. Accommodation and meals expenses are covered by the festival. Meals are discussed individually with each group.
4. Travel expenses are covered by the participants.
5. All other financial and organizing conditions will be discussed after the performance is selected for the Festival programme.
Brest Academic Drama Theatre
21, Lenin street,
224005 Brest, BELARUS
Telephones: +375298094370 (English)
+ 375 162 207656; Tel:+375 162 207659