The International Theatre Festival for Children „100, 1.000, 1.000.000 stories” 2015
Content published on June 20 2017
The International Theatre Festival for Children „100, 1.000, 1.000.000 stories”, initiated in 2005, is a comprehensive program that includes theatre education and cultural literacy for the youngest spectators, children between a few months and 12 years old. The Festival also addresses, to a large extent, professionals working in theater for children and specialists from various fields, who are involved in educating the younger generation.
The event, organized by the Ion Creangă Theatre, gathered over time a large number of participants, both from Romania and abroad. Theater companies entered the competition by presenting the most diverse performances, professionals participated by leading colloquies about performing arts, debates and workshops for children and artists and the events international festival directors and commentators of theater for children. The festival organized by Ion Creangă Theatre received from ASSITEJ (International Association of Theatre for Children and Young People) the title of ASSITEJ International Festival and, since the eleventh edition, it will be part of EFFE – Europe for Festivals, Festivals for Europe.
The eleventh edition of the Festival will be held from 3rd to 10th October 2015 and will be the host for many artists from Argentina, Switzerland, Germany, Israel, Italy, Netherlands, Slovakia, Spain and Romania. The selection was made by Mrs. Carmen Stanciu, theatre critic, Bucharest.
The activities in this edition’s program of the Festival will be held in different locations in Bucharest, such as Excelsior Theatre for Children, Comic Opera, National Dance Center Bucharest, Comedy Theatre, outdoor stage, etc.