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Traces - Interview with Wim Vandekeybus

Traces - Interview with Wim Vandekeybus

After premier performance of his show “Traces“, we talked to director and choreographer Wim VandekeybusInterviewer: Joana Knežević

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Flesh - Meeting the Authors and Audience Survey

Flesh - Meeting the Authors and Audience Survey

After the performance-installation “Flesh“, which closed this year’s double Bitef, the audience talked to artist Franck Vigroux, the author and composer of this piece. The discussion was moderated by the dramaturge Milena Bogavac.Reporter: Ana Stefanović

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The Cherry Orchard in the Cherry Orchard – Meeting the Authors

The Cherry Orchard in the Cherry Orchard – Meeting the Authors

When, several years ago, we organized roundtable discussions via online platforms, we thought it was revolutionary, and yet, this year, we had an opportunity to see a full performance in that format, Minja Bogavac said at the beginning of the discussion with Bobo Jelčić, after his performance “The Cherry Orchard in the Cherry Orchard“, presented in this year’s Bitef main programme.Reporter: Mila Jovanović

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As if the End Were Not Quite Near – Nikola Zavišić

As if the End Were Not Quite Near – Nikola Zavišić

One of four Serbian performances at this year’s Bitef is “As if the End Were Not Quite Near“. Highly specific, meant for an audience of only five people and totally in sync with the times marked by the Covid-situation but also with the growing presence of technologies, this performance (if we can call it one) invites us to think, and raises numerous issues. That is why I went to Bitef Theatre and, during one of the “screenings“ of the ...

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We Are Sitting on a Branch: Solidarity or Downfall – from the point of view of an artist and a citizen of Belgrade

We Are Sitting on a Branch: Solidarity or Downfall – from the point of view of an artist and a citizen of Belgrade

Impressions from the conference by Sunčica Milosavljević, PhD, a theatre director and programme director of BAZAART, a Representative Association in Culture.

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I Put a Spell on You - An interview with Ehsan Hemat and Yasen Vasilev

I Put a Spell on You - An interview with Ehsan Hemat and Yasen Vasilev

On the stage of Atelje 212 theater in Belgrade, Bitef showed a performance called “I Put a Spell on You“, by the Iranian choreographer Ehsan Hemat. In the performance, three dancers, all coming from different countries, are on stage accompanied by the fourth presence of a drone as a symbol of censorship and control. Before the performance, we had a chance to talk to the author and choreographer, Ehsan Hemat, as well as the ...

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I Put a Spell on You – Meeting the Authors, and the Audience Survey

I Put a Spell on You – Meeting the Authors, and the Audience Survey

After the performance “I Put a Spell on You“ followed by extended applause, the audience had an opportunity to talk to the authors in the Atelje 212 foyer. The participants of the discussion were the author and choreographer Ehsan Hemat, the dramaturge Yasen Vasilev, and Gilles Polet, a creative associate and a performer, whom we saw a couple of evenings ago, in the performance “Cuir“.Reporter: Ana Sefanović

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Future Fortune – Meeting the Authors

Future Fortune – Meeting the Authors

On 21st September, 54/55 Bitef presented in Bitef Theatre quite a treat for all the dance, performance, trivia, SF, and robots enthusiasts. The concept, art direction and choreography are by Dragana Bulut, a well-known name of our alternative scene. Apart from her, the performers are Caroline Neill Alexander, and robot Pepper.Reporter: Joana Knežević

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Bitef Polyphony - Decameron 2020

Bitef Polyphony - Decameron 2020

An interview with Mina Ćirić, choreographer of this dance performanceInterviewer: Joana Knežević

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Kaspar – Interview with Miloš Lolić

Kaspar – Interview with Miloš Lolić

Just before the performance of “Kaspar“ at Bitef, we talked to the director Miloš LolićInterviewer: Sofija Dimitrijević

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Kaspar – Meeting the Authors

Kaspar – Meeting the Authors

Last night, in front of the packed audience in the Yugoslav Drama Theatre, Bitef presented the performance “Kaspar“ directed by Miloš Lolić, who makes a huge comeback to our theatre scene by staging Handke’s “Kaspar“ in Serbian theatre for the first time. After the performance and extended applause, the follow-up discussion with the authors was moderated by Milena Bogavac.Reporter: Ana Stefanović

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Multimedia

Svetlana Bojković opens 54th and 55th Bitef- Gallery

Svetlana Bojković opens 54th and 55th Bitef- Gallery

 Third media conference for 54th and 55th Bitef - Gallery

Third media conference for 54th and 55th Bitef - Gallery

First Media Conference 54/55 Bitef - Gallery

First Media Conference 54/55 Bitef - Gallery