Symposia International

2017-04-10 - 01:26 | News | Tags: , |

500 artists from five continents playing in 24 visits “Theater der Welt” Theater der Welt 2008: 24 international premieres, European and German premieres be held of the 19.6 6.7.2008 in Halle (Saale) – 18 days, 18 venues, 18 countries. Theatre of the world is aesthetic political concept 2008 under the motto “come on! In the open”, a call to Holderlin’s against ‘Juliane’, and invites 24 performances that are new for Germany and to see you all in 2008 in Germany only in Hall: 14 world premieres of international directors and 10 German and European premieres. Half of the performances are created with local partners and make Hall in the heart of the project. 8 international “artists in residence” – groups that local research, interview, film, samples and involve local people in their game, will anchor the Festival in Halle. 500 artists from five continents ensure the global orientation. 18 countries participate with 80 performances. Two international Symposia and 8 cooperations with universities, academies and universities make the Festival in a scientific context.

This concept has convinced the regional economy. So it is possible, in a region that financially is not surrounded by roses, of 150,000 euros over the messages of the sending countries and 300,000 euro thing sponsorship and partnerships, acquiring 550,000 euros in cash that taken together over a million euros, Christoph Werner (Director) and Torsten accounted for measurement (curator). This is unique. Never before there were so large proportion of non-State funding, around 40% of the budget, Germany’s most important international theater festival.