The AITA/IATA National Centre of Lithuania announce the 11th International Children and Youth Theater Festival-laboratory “Little Melpomene“ which will take place in the Plunge cultural center, Lithuania.
On behalf of the Nordic and Baltic countries, we wish you a wonderful International Theatre Day.
Lithuanian Theatre Lover about THEATRE ESSENCE
„… my soul home smelling like a mint tea. Only in theatre I can show true self. It is like the magical key to my essence.“ (Irmante, 16)
This festival was initiated by Jonava Municipality Theatre and the Lithuanian National Centre and is the only amateur theatre festival in Lithuania. It commemorates the Lithuanian playwright Raimundas Samulevicius.
In co-operation with aita/iata, the North European Amateur Theatre Alliance, NEATA and the Lithuanian Amateur Theatre Association LMTS, the Directing Department of Klaipeda University (Lithuania) offers an annual International Theatre Directing Course at the University from 1 September to 1 May. The course staff will from the Directing Department and famous artistic directors of Lithuania. The course is conducted in English. More details and links below.
Below is a link to a report from Joke Elbers on the 20th anniversary of the INTERRAMPA Festival held every year in ROKIŠKIS, Lithuania. This is held under the auspices of the aita/iata National Centre in Lithuania.
There is a Festival Facebook page (link below) which has more photos.