Qendra Multimedia is a cultural organization based in Prishtina, Kosovo. Its main focus is in contemporary theater and literature. It is considered to be as one of the most interesting and provoking theatre companies in South Eastern Europe. Qendra was founded in 2002 by a group of young artists aiming to create an alternative form of art production to address political and social issues with clarity and imagination. Qendra produces and coproduces fresh and innovative theatre performances and other literature and cultural events, for local and international audiences. Artistic exchanges with international partners are crucial in the work of Qendra Multimedia.
Since 2002, Qendra Multimedia has organized and facilitated more than 100 artistic projects in Kosovo, but as well as in other places in Europe. Qendra’s community of collaborating artists/experts create its own events and facilitate programming for others. Qendra’s productions have been touring to more than 100 international theaters and theater festivals across Europe, USA and Africa.
Qendra’s work has been featured widely in the international press, including in The Guardian (UK), Der Spiegel (Germany), La Reppublica (Italy), The Stage (UK), New York Times (USA), Theater Heute (Germany), Danas (Serbia), Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung (Germany), American Theatre, Der Standard (Austria), Linköping (Sweden), Hystrio (Italy), Cassandre (France) ect.
Jeton Neziraj – Director
Bernard Berisha – Finance Manager
Aurela Kadriu – Projects Coordinator
Arif Muharremi – Project Coordinator of READ – Regional Network for Cultural Diversity
Blerta Rrustemi – Project Coordinator/Theater Director
Maud Dinand – International Producer
Mursel Bekteshi – Stage Technician
General contact for Qendra Multimedia:
Culture for Change program
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Str. Idriz Gjilani, 7/9, Dardani, Prishtina
Republic of Kosovo