"We are the ones our parents warned us about"
Photography: Muhamed Tunović
The most eventful day of the 56th International Theater Festival MESS will be Friday, October 7. Besides three performances and one chamber opera, the theater fans will have the opportunity to take part in two panel discussions which will take place in the Bosnian Culture Centre (BKC). Friday will also be the day of the MESS Market Opening when in the last three days of the Festival the best BH and regional theatrical productions will be staged.
General Assembly of the European Theater Convention opened in the Official Opening Ceremony in the City Hall
The Official Opening Ceremony of the European Theater Convention General Assembly was held tonight in the Sarajevo's City Hall. In the next three days more than 50 theater professionals from the highest level representing 20 renowned European national theaters and institutions of culture will have the opportunity to attend lectures from the sphere of culture, literature and digital technologies. Co-organizer of this very important cultural event that has put Sarajevo in the center of the European cultural scene is the International Theater Festival MESS whose performances the quests and participants could see in the next three days.
Starting from Thursday, October 6, 2016 at 7 pm in the JAVA Gallery within the 56th International Theater Festival MESS and with the performance of the Heartefact Fund 'WakEUp 48 hours of awakeness', followed by an exhibition and video, starts the MESS OFF Program. The authors of the performance are Andrej Nosov, Srđan Ćešić, Marko Drobnjaković, Nevena Negojević, Janko Dimitrijević and Jelena Graovac and the performance itself is realized in the cooperation with the Heartfact Fund, MESS Festival and the JAVA Gallery.
Photography: Andrea Lopez
On Wednesday, October 5, 2016 on the sixth day of the 56th International Theater Festival MESS, the audience will have the opportunity to see the performances 'The Sound of Fire' of the Mexican Troupe Lagartijas Tiradas al Sol, as well as of 'Ubu The King' of Slovenian SNG Drama from Ljubljana. Performances will be staged in the Youth Theater Sarajevo at 6 pm the first one, whereas the second one will be staged in the Sarajevo War Theater at 8 pm.