East European Performing Arts Platform (EEPAP) supports the
development of contemporary performing arts (dance and theatre)
in 18 countries of Central and Eastern Europe.
International Forum of Theatre Arts TEART 29.09-23.10.2015 (Minsk, Belarus)
International Theatre Forum TEART is an annual theatre festival held in October in Minsk, Belarus. It has been founded in 2011 as a collection of the best perfomances of the international level. Since then it has emerged into the main theatre event in Belarus.
TEART's program now includes not onle widely acknowledged international plays, but series of workwhops and meetings with creative crews of theatres.
The program of the best Belarusian perfomances has also become an essential part of the Forum. 2015 will become the first year of Belarusian Showcase. Now everyone can get in touch with the best Belarusian theatre practices in Minsk during TEART
Throughout previous years the following directors have presented their works at TEART: Vasili Barkhatov, Konstantin Bogomolov, Yurij Butusov, Romeo Castellucci, Alvis Hermanis, Grzegorz Jarzyna, Shtefan Kegi, Yan Klyata, Oskaras Korsunovas, Krystian Lupa, Ohad Naharin, Kirill Serebrennikov, Dmitriy Volkostrelov and Krzysztof Warlikowski.
This year's line up is upcoming.
TEART has been held in Minsk since 2011. The Forum is organized by Visual and Performing Arts Centre “ART Corporation” and OJSC “Belgazprombank”with the assistance of the Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Belarus. Title partner — Gazprom Transgaz Belarus.
International Theatre Forum TEART gathers the best theatre projects from all over the world to be presented in Belarus. All the performances represent recognized models of dramatic art awarded with different theatre prizes. The purpose of the Forum is to boost theatre cooperation in Belarus.
In 2015, Belarusian Showcase starts at TEART. Its aim is to provide a glance at Belarusian theatre allowing to get in touch with this yet unknown land.
Among the participating countries one can find Argentine, Belarus, Estonia, France, Germany, Hungary, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Russia, Poland.