European Shakespeare Research Association 2017- final call

ESRA2017: Preliminary congress announcement Shakespeare and European Theatrical Cultures: AnAtomizing Text and Stage 27 – 30 July 2017 at the University of Gdańsk and The Gdańsk Shakespeare Theatre, Poland This conference will convene Shakespeare scholars at a theatre that proudly stands in the place where English players regularly performed 400 years ago. This makes us Read More

In Memory of József Gedeon

With profound sorrow and deep sadness we announce that József Gedeon – one of the  founders and member of the board of European Shakespeare Festivals Network and manager of the Gyula Castle Theatre in Hungary, has passed away. During his rich and remarkable life he was linked and he has built the history of the Gyula Read More

Yerevan International Shakespeare Theatre Festival 20th-26th October

Yerevan International Shakespeare Theatre Festival   „Festivals are the most important cultural events for instance. What an be more motivating for the arts people than experience exchange and communication with different arts schools? Shakespeare international theater festival is a unique part of the European Shakespeare festivals that follows the theater news around the world and presents Read More

ESFN meeting in Gdańsk Shakespeare Theatre

Festival season is almost over ( we are still waiting for Armenia-Shakespeare International Theatre Festival named after Vahram Papazyan, which will start on 22nd October). The time has come for some summary. Representaives of 5 festivals met in Gdańsk on 4th-6th October to exchange some reflexions from this very important „shakespearian” year and share reflexions on past Read More

Shakespeare Festival at Hamlet’s Castle – programme

Shakespeare Festival at Hamlet’s Castle 2016 In this fantastic double-anniversary year, the Shakespeare Festival at Hamlet’s Castle has expanded to three weeks, presenting a veritable cornucopia of the best and most current Shakespeare productions, all specially handpicked for the 200th anniversary of our Shakespeare performance tradition. This year, for the very first time, audiences will have a chance Read More

XII Shakespeare Festival in Gyula – Programme

    The Gyula Castle Theatre operates in the court of the only brick castle that has survived in Central Europe. Between the beginning of July and 10th of August the guests are entertained with the best performances of historical and modern dramas, different forms of prosaic theatre, opera, musical, ballet, mediaeval courtyard-music, jazz, blues, Read More

20. Gdansk Shakespeare Festival Programme

20. Gdansk Shakespeare Festival Programme The Gdańsk Shakespeare Festival in 2016 will take place from 29 July to 7th August. The 20 years anniversary edition will comprise many unusal attractions from around the world including Great Britain, Israel,Italy and Iran. Main Stage Events programme: 29th of July 2016 (Friday) 6pm- The Opening of the Festival „Shakespeare Read More

Bitola Shakespeare Festival in Macedonia- Programme

Bitola Shakespeare Festival in Macedonia- Programme   23rd June (Thursday) 2016 20:00 NI Centre of culture Bitola: Opening ceremony STAGE AND MUSIC PERFORMANCE Co – production: Foltin and actors from Saint Petersburg   24th June (Friday) 2016 20:00 NI National Theatre Bitola Based on W. Shakespeare – Pericles PERICLES Itaka Art Centre Indjija and The Read More

3rd Itaka Shakespeare Festival in Serbia- Programme

3rd Shakespeare Festival in Serbia- Programme:   MAIN PROGRAMME   29. june 19:30   Shakespeare’s Globe, London, UK THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA Directed by Nick Bagnall Running time: 2h 30’ (including an interval)   Vila Stankovic, Cortanovci     30. june     19:30   C. for Circus, Athens, Greece (under the production company: Ioannis Read More

Shakespeare International Theater Festival after V. Papazyan- Call !

Dear Friends The organizing committee of the Shakespeare International Theater Festival after V. Papazyan is pleased to inform you that the new 12th edition will be held in Yerevan, Armenia from October 22 to October 28. The festival covers accommodation, meals and transportation in Yerevan. Theatre troupes shall supply roundtrip air tickets by themselves, as well as payment Read More

Prince H.Universe is back to Poland

We are very happy to announce that this autumn Prince H.Universe project will return to meet with polish students in Gdańsk and Warsaw. Prince H.Universe is a the one-man talk show in which the young host Prince H. discusses the universal everyday dilemmas facing teenagers today – told through the stories of ordinary people. Polish language version was produced Read More

Shakespeare 400 in Gdańsk!

The Day of April 23th has traditionally been dedicated to William Shakespeare as this is the day of his death and asserted day of his birthday. This year the whole world is celebrating the 400th Anniversary of Shakespeare’s Death. The Gdańsk Shakespeare Theatre was commemorating the date with a unique event comprising films presentations and street happening Read More