Open General Assembly

"The State's obligations to the drama theatre"

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On the 3rd December 2013, in the context of the International Culture Forum in Saint-Petersburg, Head of Maly Drama Theatre and UTE President of honour Lev Dodin invited UTE member representatives to participate in an Open General Assembly dealing with the "Public responsibility towards the theatre".

Moderated by Lev Dodin, in the presence of Russian Vice Prime Minister Olga Golodets and Russian Minister of Culture Vladimir Medinski, the round-table brought together European ministers of culture, artistic directors of UTE theatre members, artistic directors of Russian theatres and representatives of international institutions to discuss the situation in their respective countries.

On the evening, the Maly Drama Theatre invited participants to attend the last creation by Lev Dodin, Intrigue and Love written by Schiller.

Discover the programme of the International Culture Forum in Saint-Petersburg.

Listen to the interview of Michal Dočekal, artistic director of Drama at Prague National Theatre, about the round-table.

Read the article on Nachtkritik by Herwig Lewy: English | German