• “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

Open conversation: Tino Caspanello and Arben Idrizi

A public  literary  discussion with the author Tino Caspanello, the Italian publisher Maximilian La Monica and  Kosovan  poet Arben Idrizi will take place on Wednesday, 25 September at the premises of Qendra Multimedia in Prishtina.

This reading is organized as part of the promotion of two plays written by Mr. Caspanello translated and published in Albanian language by Qendra in 2019.

In addition to reading excerpts from these plays by the actors Adrian Morina and Alketa Sylaj, the audience will have the opportunity to discuss with Mr. Caspanello on various topics related to his works, on Italian theatre, theatrical translations as well as contemporary literature trends.

Tino Caspanello (1960) is the founder of the Teatro Pubblico Incanto theatre group with whom he has staged 35 performances and shows. In 2003 he received the Special Jury Prize of the Premio Riccione Teatro while in 2008 he won the Associazione Nazionale dei Critici di Teatro prize in Italy.

This event starts at 18:00.

You’re welcome!