East European Performing Arts Platform (EEPAP) supports the
development of contemporary performing arts (dance and theatre)
in 18 countries of Central and Eastern Europe.
Milan Vracar - Producer
Milan Vračar studied management in culture and media. He graduated on a theme of international theatre festivals. He is an independent cultural producer and a president of Association Kulturanova. He was involved in many international projects and is also collaborating on many most important events in Novi Sad and in Serbia (International festival of Street Musicians IFUS, International Film Festival Cinema city, Festival Days of Brazil – Novi Sad Samba Carnival, EXIT festival, Sterijino pozorje, INFANT, etc.) He was also producing and coordinating many innovative art initiatives and was participating on many international conferences, workshops, summer school (most important is Amsterdam Maastricht Summer University) and residencies (most important are Felix Meritis residency in Mains dOuvres, Paris, France in 2004. and CEC Artslink residency in New York, Seattle, Portland and San Francisco in 2009). He is also board member of many international networks. He held several lectures about his work on different Universities in Serbia and in Europe. He collaborated with many institutions such as Austrian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Council of Europe, etc. He was working as a marketing manager in Cultural centre of Novi Sad and was coordinating a candidacy of Novi Sad for European Cultural Capital. In 2017. he became co-founder of independent Cultural centre and coworking LAB and founding board member of OPENS 2019 - Novi Sad European Youth Capital.
We collaborated with directors such as Oliver Frljić, Dino Mustafić and Andraš Urban and premiered our pieces in some of the best theatres in Europe (like Gorki Theatre in Berlin) and the world (like La Mama in NYC) although our focus has always been on young emerging artists. We won second prize on Ex Ponto festival in Ljubljana in 2012.
We are very active in different European networks (like Culture Action Europe, Circostrada, etc) and different EU programs (like Erasmus +, Creative Europe, IPA, etc) and won many succesful grants