LMTA Theatre Days – multifaced festival

On 2–22 March Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre shall be welcoming the IV International Theatre Festival LMTA Theatre Days. In programme of the festival – eleven performances of various genres created by Lithuanian, Latvian and Polish young artists. The main stage of the festival is LMTA Balcony Theatre (Gedimino Ave. 42), but performances will also be shown on other stages.

 

PROGRAMME

2018 March 2, Friday, 16:00 and 18:00
LMTA Balcony Theatre (Gedimino Ave. 42)

TUKU TUKU
Musical and Dance Performance for Children 
For children aged 1–7

Director Ieva Jackevičiūtė (I year of the LMTA Master Studies in Acting)
Performers: Saulė Sakalauskaitė, Greta Šepliakovaitė, Marius Gotbergas, Raimondas Klezys.
Co-producer: Theatre “Pradžia”.

Duration: 30 +15 min.
Tickets: Free, no tickets required. But please register by e-mail: menas@lmta.lt
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2018 March 3, Saturday, 18:00
LMTA Balcony Theatre (Gedimino Ave. 42)

THE PILLOWMAN
Drama Performance in 2 Acts
N–16

Martin McDonagh “The Pillowman”
Translation to Lithuanian by Aistė Ptakauskaitė

Director Gintaras Varnas
Set and costume designe Julija Skuratova
Music: Zbigniew Preisner, Benjamin Britten, Giedrius Puskunigis
Performers: Arnas Ašmonas, Gytis Laskovas, Balys Ivanauskas, Adomas Jasiukėnas
Producer: Theatre “Utopia”
Co-producers: Kaunas City Chamber Theatre, Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre

Duration: 170 min. (with intermission)
Tickets: Free, no tickets required.
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2018 March 7, Wednesday, 19:00
LMTA Balcony Theatre (Gedimino Ave. 42)

CAN’T FIND THE NORTH
Presentation of the Dance Workshop’s Project

Choreography: Libertad Pozo (Spain)
Performers: students of the LMTA Departmes of Dance and Movement – Viktorija Ambrazaitė, Emilija Dūdaitė, Viktoras Fedorenko, Chloe Fryer, Madeleine Jefferson, Eglė Kalibataitė, Ugnė Kavaliauskaitė, Žasmina Popova, Elmyra Ragimova, Ignas Šmitas, Monika Voišnytė, Viktorija Zobielaitė.

Tickets: Free, no tickets required.
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2018 March 9, Friday, 19:00
LMTA Theatre Manufactory (T. Kosciuškos Str. 12)

TRANS TRANS TRANS
Drama Performance

Director Kamilė Gudmonaitė (II year of the LMTA Master Studies in Directing)
Performers: Dovilė Kundrotaitė, Jovita Jankelaitytė, Adelė Šuminskaitė
Producer: OKT / Vilnius City Theatre
Co-producer: Lithuanian Academy of Music and Theatre

Duration: 90 min.
Tickets: Free, no tickets required.
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2018 March 11, Sunday, 15:00 
LMTA Balcony Theatre (Gedimino Ave. 42, Vilnius)

TUCK EVERLASTING
Musical Performance for Children
after the novel written by Natalie Babbitt “Tuck Everlasting”

Director Miglė Remeikaitė (IV year of the LMTA Bachelor Studies in Directing; Tutor: Prof. Jonas Vaitkus)
Set designer Aleksandra Vilimaitė
Costume designer Olesia Kablienė
Composer Mantas Meškerys
Light designer Giedrius Gurevičius
Video projections made by Nidas Kaniušas, Kornelijus Jaroševičius
Voice of Lead-in – Arnis Aleinikovas
Make-up by Eglė Lapė
Actors: Giedrė Kederytė, Aura Garmutė, Milda Sokolovaitė, Igoris Abramovičius, Juozas Ališauskas, Artūras Dubaka, Mantas Meškerys, Mykolas Baranauskas, Lukas Norkūnas

Duration: 60 min.
Tickets: Free, no tickets required.
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2018 March 13, Tuesday, 19:00
LMTA Balcony Theatre (Gedimino Ave. 42, Vilnius)

THE ELEPHANT
Premiere Performance

Creators and performers: students of the I year of the LMTA Bachelor Studies in Acting (Tutor: Prof. Oskaras Koršunovas)

Duration: 60 min.
Tickets: Free, no tickets required.
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2018 March 16, Friday, 19:00
LMTA Balcony Theatre (Gedimino Ave. 42, Vilnius)

OPERA PASTICCIO
Closing Concert of the Opera Master Class

Director Lars Franke (Germany)

Performers: Students of the LMTA Department of Vocal Performance
Tickets: Free, no tickets required.
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2018 March 17, Saturday, 19:00
LMTA Balcony Theatre (Gedimino Ave. 42, Vilnius)

CAN’T STOP (NEVAR APSTĀTIES)
Puppet Theatre Performance
(Riga, Latvia)

Director and puppet designer Māra Gaņģe (Tutor Assoc. Prof. Zane Kreicberga)
Dramatist Ivo Briedis
Puppet animation: Agnese Bordjukova, Linda Krūmina, Alise Putniņa
Sound animation: Maksims Šenteļevs
Light designer Edgars Karlsons
Costume designer Laima Ūdre

Sponsors and producers: State Culture Capital Foundation (Latvia), Latvian Academy of Culture, Ģetrūdes ielas teātris

Duration: 50 min.
Tickets: Free, no tickets required.
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2018 March 18, Sunday, 17:00 and 19:00
Museum of Marija and Jurgis Šlapeliai (Pilies Str. 40, Vilnius)

IN THE ROOM
Dance and Drama Performance
(Riga, Latvia)

Choreographer and director Linda Krūmiņa
Set designer Kristīne Daukšte
Performers: Agnese Borudjokova, Taisija Frolova

Sponsors and producers: Latvian Academy of Culture; Culture Capital Foundation of Latvia; Education, Culture and Sports Department of Riga City Council

Duration: 35 min.
Tickets: Free, no tickets required. But please register by e-mail: menas@lmta.lt
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2018 March 20, Tuesday, 19:00
Arts Printing House (Šiltadaržio Str. 6, Vilnius)

THE EFFECT
Drama Performance (Krakow, Poland
)

Lucy Prebble “The Effect”

Director Agnieszka Glinska
Set designer Monika Nyckowska
Costume designer Hanka Podraza
Composer Mateusz Bieryt
Video projections: Franciszek Przybylski
Dirctor’s assistants: Paulina Puslednik, Andrzej Blazewicz, Pawel Sablik
Actors: Melania Grzesiewicz, Emma Herdzik, Daniel Namiotko, Aleksandra Nowosadko, Joanna Pocica, Stanislaw Twarog, Weronika Warchol

Producer: AST National Academy of Theatre Arts in Krakow 

Duration: 80 min.

In Polish language with English subtitles.
Tickets: Free, no tickets required.
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2018 March 22, Thursday, 19:00
LMTA Balcony Theatre (Gedimino Ave. 42, Vilnius)

LEGEND ABOUT NAOU
Drama Performance

Author Justas Tertelis

Duration: 60 min.
Tickets: Free, no tickets required.