• “A theater [Qendra Multimedia] in Kosovo is not afraid of using art to confront entrenched prejudices and to build empathy” – George Soros

  • “Brave and honest theater performance. One of the most interesting theater company from the South Eastern Europe” – Kazaliste.Hr

  • “...a true story that sets an example for all the hope for freedom, happiness and prosperity in the Europe of our days. And the disappointment.” - Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung

  • “This is not the first attempt to use cultural events to bridge the gap between the countries. Polip, a literary festival in Pristina, first held in 2010, has Serbian writers among those regularly invited to participate.” - The Guardian

  • “…the play is an explosion of burlesque, music and possibly offensive humor; it is simply a riot.” - Prishtina Insight

  • “A Play with Four Actors and Some Pigs...,” […] is a playfully absurd, crude, and incredibly clever portrayal of Kosovo’s political scene.” - The Theater Times

Promotion: Anthology of the contemporary drama from Kosovo

On Monday (11th of June) from 12:00 in the National Theatre of Kosovo, Qendra Mutimedia from Prishtina, in cooperation with the publishing house from Turkey Mitos Boyut, promotes “Anthology of the contemporary drama from Kosovo” [Çagdas Kosova Oyunlari Seçkisi], a book published  this year in Turkey.

In this promotion event there will be participating, the well-known Turkish publisher Turhan Yılmaz Öğüt, director of the publishing house Mitos Boyut, Mehmet Fatih Ölekli, editor in Mitos Boyut and Dr. Senem Cevher, translator of the anthology and theatre scholar.

The collection “Anthology of the contemporary drama from Kosovo” includes drama written by authors: Xhevdet Bajraj, Ilir Gjocaj, Visar Krusha dhe Jeton Neziraj.

Mitos Boyut is the biggest publishing house in Turkey with its main activity being in publishing drama and books in the field of theatre. Previously this publishing house has published books of Stefan Capaliku, Doruntima Basha and Jeton Neziraj.

The publishing of this anthology in Turkish is important for promoting the new dramaturgy composition from Kosovo.

The publishing of this book was made possible with the cooperation of Qendra Multimedia, through the support of the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports of the Republic of Kosovo, through the fund for supporting publishing in 2017.