Theatre Cross-Roads (KA3118)
Funded by Karelia CBC 2014-2020
Objective of the project
Increasing the diversity of competitive theatre services oriented to family and youth work in the Republic of Karelia and North Karelia.
• Communicative activities: - Organizing international youth theatre camps, theater laboratories and master-classes for young actors with involvement of high-level experts and specialists on both sides of the border - Experiences exchange and training seminar to teach contemporary theatre technologies (light, sound, video effects, installation, computer graphics, and etc.) - methodical seminars to train specialists to work with families, children, and youth. • Creative activities: developing and presenting new joint plays and touring programmes based on new theatre techniques and methods as well as common cultural heritage to make the theatre attractive for children, youth, and families. • Sociocultural activities: developing the functions of the theatre as an innovation hub and as a space for grass-root initiatives.
Duration2018-10-09 - 2020-09-30
Total Budget / Programme funding653 292 € / 587 962 €
Lead partnerState National Theatre of the Republic of Karelia
Lead partner web-site
PartnersTheatre Society of Northern Carelia / Theatre of Joensuu
North Karelia Municipal Education and Training Consortium, Riveria
State Puppet Theatre of the Republic of Karelia
Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Karelia
Karelian Union of Theatre Artists
Finland-Russia Society (Eastern Finland branch)